Mechanics

REPLACE FUEL FILTER

2000 Chevrolet Blazer • 6 cylinder 2WD Automatic •

How do you replace the fuel filter on a 2000 chevy blazer v6
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Mgmiller
November 13, 2010.




The filter has a threaded fitting on one end, use a couple of wrenches, and quick connect fitting on the other end. The autostore sells a tool for the quick connect fitting. Make sure there is no fuel pressure on the system before taking anything loose.

JDL
Nov 13, 2010.
REMOVAL PROCEDURE

TOOL REQUIRED
J 34730-1A Fuel Pressure Gauge

IMPORTANT: Inspect the fuel tank internally and clean the fuel tank if you find a restricted fuel filter. Refer to Fuel System Cleaning.

CAUTION: Refer to Battery Disconnect Caution in Service Precautions.
Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Relieve the fuel system pressure. Refer to Fuel Pressure Relief Procedure.
Clean all the fuel filter connections and the surrounding areas before disconnecting the fuel pipes in order to avoid possible contamination of the fuel system.
Disconnect the quick connect fitting (3) from the fuel filter outlet.
Disconnect the threaded fitting from the fuel filter inlet.
Remove the fuel filter bracket bolt.
Disconnect the fuel pipes from the fuel filter bracket.
Remove the fuel filter from the bracket.
Inspect the fuel O-ring for cuts, nicks, swelling or distortion. Replace the O-ring if necessary.
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Rasmataz
Nov 13, 2010.

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