Chrysler Full-Size Vans 1967-1988 Repair Guide

Fuel Filter

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CAUTION
Never smoke when working around gasoline! Avoid all sources of sparks or ignition. Gasoline vapors are EXTREMELY volatile!

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Carbureted Gasoline Engine
CANISTER TYPE FILTER

See Figure 1:



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Fig. Fig. 1: Example of the cartridge type fuel filter

Some 1967-78 models had a cartridge type filter enclosed in a canister located in the fuel line. To replace the filter, unscrew the body of the canister, discard the gasoline safely and install a new cartridge. Screw the canister body on securely.

THROW-AWAY TYPE

See Figures 2 and 3

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Fig. Fig. 2: Throw-away type inline filter location on most V8 engines



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Fig. Fig. 3: Inline fuel filters are located near the fuel pump. Remove the fuel hoses to change the filter

On some 1967-78 and all carbureted models thereafter, the fuel filter is a disposable type sealed paper element located in the fuel line.