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Changing fuel filter?

Old 02-20-2006, 01:06 PM
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Default Changing fuel filter?

This may seem pretty lame - but I can't find the fuel filter. It's freezing here in Denver and I think it's all gunked up. The car will start but won't idle - dies immediately if I let off the gas. Any help?
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Old 02-20-2006, 01:12 PM
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Default RE: Changing fuel filter?

jack up the rear of the car put some jack stands under the axel then crawl under the car there will be a canaster about that is bout the size of a can of soup in fornt of the gas tank that is your fuel filter you will need a fuel line disconnect tool to get it off they can be purchased at any parts store.
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