Acura CL Integra NSX RL RSX TL TSX 2001-2006

Removal & Installation

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Except Fuel Pump-Mounted Filters



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  4.  
  5. Properly relieve the fuel pressure.

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    Fig. Fuel filter assembly

  6.  
  7. Wrap a shop towel around the filter fittings. Use a properly sized wrench to slowly loosen the fuel line fittings.
  8.  
  9. Remove or disconnect the following:
    WARNING
    It is very important that ALL of the fuel line banjo bolt washers be replaced every time the banjo bolts are loosened. If the washers are not replaced, the fuel lines will leak pressurized fuel, causing the risk of fire or explosion.



    Fuel pipes from the fuel filter
     
    Fuel filter clamp
     
    Filter from the vehicle
     

  10.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    New filter in position and tighten the clamp mounting bolt to 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm)
     
    Banjo bolt with new washers and tighten it to 25 ft. lbs. (33 Nm)
     
    Fuel feed line and tighten the fitting to 27 ft. lbs. (37 Nm)
     
    Negative battery cable and enter the radio security code
     

  2.  
  3. Start the vehicle and check for leaks.
  4.  

Fuel Pump-Mounted Filter



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
  2.  
  3. Properly relieve the fuel pressure.
  4.  
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
     
    Fuel pump
     
    Fuel filter set
     

  6.  

To install:

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Fig. View of the fuel pump-mounted fuel filter (A)-2.0L engine shown, others similar

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Fuel filter set, using a new base gasket and new O-rings
     
    Fuel pump. When installing the fuel gauge sending unit, make sure the is secure and the connector is locked into place.
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  2.  

Except Fuel Pump-Mounted Filters



Fuel Pump-Mounted Filter



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Properly relieve the fuel pressure.
  4.  
  5. Remove or disconnect the following: Negative battery cableFuel pumpFuel filter set

    Negative battery cable
     
    Fuel pump
     
    Fuel filter set
     

  6.  

To install:



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. View of the fuel pump-mounted fuel filter (A)-2.0L engine shown, others similar

  1. Install or connect the following: Fuel filter set, using a new base gasket and new O-ringsFuel pump. When installing the fuel gauge sending unit, make sure the is secure and the connector is locked into place.Negative battery cable

    Fuel filter set, using a new base gasket and new O-rings
     
    Fuel pump. When installing the fuel gauge sending unit, make sure the is secure and the connector is locked into place.
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  2.  

 
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