Mechanics

FUEL FILTER

1993 GMC Safari

Engine Performance problem
1993 GMC Safari 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic

how do you change the fuel filter and where is it located?
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Sid Papageorgio
June 22, 2010.




In-Line Fuel Filter


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WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire and personal injury when the fuel line is disconnected, cover the fuel line with a shop cloth to collect the fuel, and then place the cloth in an approved container.

REMOVE OR DISCONNECT

Raise vehicle.
Disconnect the fuel lines from the filter. NOTE: Use a back-up wrench to prevent filter, O-ring, or fuel line damage.
Remove the filter from the car.
INSTALL OR CONNECT

Install the new filter in position loosely.
Using new O-rings, install the fuel lines into the filter. NOTE: Use a back-up wrench to prevent filter, O-ring, or fuel line damage.
Torque line fittings to 30 Nm (22 lb-ft).
Secure the filter to the vehicle.
Lower the vehicle.
START the engine and inspect for leaks.

Rasmataz
Jun 22, 2010.


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