You must have the special tool. The good thing is that you can use an inexpensive fuel line disconnect set to remove the hoses.
A/C, Fuel Line Disconnect set
Disconnect the spring lock couplings on Ford and Chrysler air conditioning lines. Also works on fuel line quick connect couplings found on Ford, GM, and Chrysler. 5/16" size fits on push lock connectors found on Ford radiators and transmission lines. Set includes sizes: 5/16", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", and 7/8".
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Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007 AT 7:20 AM