Operations Checklist for Gasoline and Diesel Engines
Check equipment for signs of tampering or leaks.
Ensure extinguisher is in working order.
Check all fuel, oil, and water levels.
Accessories and drives
Inspect according to manufacturer's instructions.
Check for cracks and leaks.
Make sure breather is free of obstruction.
Choke or primer
Check for proper operation.
Test warmup time and efficiency.
Ensure oil gage or indicator lights are in working
and temperature gage are working.
Ensure clutch is working properly.
Check for unusual sounds, vibration, overheating, etc.
Check that all instruments are registering readings.
Check fuel, oil, and water levels.