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  • docj 07/28/11 7:21 pm PST

    Fuel filter mounts to the top of the Fuel Tank.

    Here are installation instructions

    Doc J

    1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.

    2. Relieve the fuel system pressure.

    3. Remove or disconnect the following:

      Negative battery cable

    4. Raise the vehicle and support the fuel tank with a transmission jack.

      Fuel line from the front of the tank

      Ground strap

      Inboard side of the fuel tank straps and front T strap fastener and lower the tank about 6 inches

      Fuel lines from the fuel pump module

      Fuel filter

    5. Installation is the reverse of removal. Tighten the fuel filter bolts to 40 inch lbs. (4.5 Nm), the main tank straps to 40 ft. lbs. (54 Nm) and the T strap to 250 inch lbs. (28 Nm).

    6. Start the engine and check for leaks.


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