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1. Release fuel pressure. Remove number two cylinder head cover, ignition coils, valve cover and gasket. See Fig. 66.
2. Remove fuel pipe clamp from end of fuel pipe at end of fuel rail. Perform step 1 in illustration. See Fig. 67. Ensure area around fuel pipe and disconnect fitting is clean.
3. Depress both sides of retainer and pull fuel pipe with disconnect fitting from fuel pipe fitting. Perform step 2 in illustration. See
Fig. 67. Note location of electrical connectors on fuel injectors for installation reference. Disconnect electrical connectors from fuel injectors.
4. Remove bolt from fuel pipe clamp at the cylinder head. See Fig. 66. Remove fuel rail-to-cylinder head bolts. Remove fuel rail with fuel injectors as an assembly. Remove the 2 spacers from cylinder head. Remove fuel injectors from fuel rail. Remove "O" ring and grommet from fuel injector.
CAUTION: Use care when disconnecting fuel pipe, as some residual fuel pressure may still exist in the fuel system.
CAUTION: When removing fuel rail, use care not to allow fuel injectors to fall from fuel rail.
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