Chrysler Full-Size Trucks 1997-2000 Repair Guide

Conventional Type Fuel Fitting

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Remove the air cleaner assembly, if needed for access.
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  3. Perform the fuel system pressure release.
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  5. Disconnect the negative battery cable(s).
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  7. Loosen the fuel intake and return hose clamps. Wrap a shop towel around each hose, twist and pull off each hose.
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  9. Remove each fitting and note the inlet diameter. Remove the copper washers.
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To install:

  1. Clean both ends of the fuel line with a clean, lint-free cloth.
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  3. Replace the copper washers with new washers.
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  5. Install the fuel fittings in the proper ports and tighten to 175 inch lbs. (20 Nm).
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  7. Using new original equipment type hose clamps, install the fuel return and supply hoses.
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  9. Reconnect the negative battery cable(s).
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  11. Start the engine and check for leaks.
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  13. Install the air cleaner assembly.
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