1996 Saturn SL1 fuel filter location

Tiny
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  • 1996 SATURN SL1

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1996 Saturn SL1 4 cyl Manual 196000 miles

Where is the fuel filter located on this car?

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Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 AT 5:22 PM

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Tiny
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If u take out ur air intake tub off ur throttle body. Look at ur fuel lines going to ur fuel rail one will have a cap that u remove to test fuel pressure that's fuel filter line follow it back to ur body rail and it's mounted right there. Real easy to change. Let me know if u have anymore questions.

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Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 AT 5:44 PM
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BRIJMIN
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I recently changed mine. It would be helpful to have the little tool that slides in to release the one way clip that holds the filter to the fuel line.

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Thursday, May 13th, 2010 AT 4:34 PM
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U don't need any special release tool for the 96 saturns u just use ur fingers to push in the clips on each end. The earlier saturns used a special tool to release the fuel filter from the fuel rail.U just need a 10mm socket and rachet to take the bolt out that holds the fuel filter and return line to the fuel rail. Let me know how it goes and if u have anymore questions.

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Thursday, May 13th, 2010 AT 8:56 PM
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KRISTI FOX
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Where ismy. Fuel filter located n my 96 Saturn coupe? And how do.I change it?

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Sunday, January 1st, 2017 AT 7:44 PM
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CJ MEDEVAC
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See-uns how you didn't ask a new question,

We sorta don't have a lot to go on about your vehicle

Can you let us know the sub-model and engine size and if it's an automatic or a manual transmission (any other info that may aid in looking up your desired information)?

I do know it's a 1996 Saturn, I just wanna get it right!

The Medic

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