Relieving fuel pressure
brett at cloud9.net
Mon Jul 26 10:35:05 EDT 2004
At 9:02 AM -0400 7/26/04, Rbade12 at aol.com wrote:
> Is there a simple way to relieve fuel pressure proir to changing the fuel
>filter on my 200q20v?
Release fuel pressure in the tank by opening the cap. Then apply a
vacuum to the port on the fuel pressure regulator- or pull the fuel
pump relay with the car running.
A little bit of gas will leak out regardless.
Make sure you pre-fill the filter; it should not be installed dry.
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