Honda Civic/Del Sol 1996-2000

Fuel Filter

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION





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Fig. Fuel filter location



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Fig. Wrap a rag around the fuel filter when releasing the fuel pressure



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Fig. Be careful to not lose the service screw from atop the fuel filter

  1. Detach the negative battery cable.
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  3. Cover the fuel filter fitting with a shop towel.
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  5. Relieve the fuel pressure.
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  7. While holding the fuel filter with another wrench, remove the banjo bolt from the fuel feed pipe.
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  9. Remove the fuel filter clamp.
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  11. Once all the necessary fuel lines, fittings, and fasteners have been detached, remove the fuel filter.
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To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of removal.
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  3. Torque the banjo bolt to 25 ft. lbs. (33 Nm).
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Always use new washers when reassembling.

 
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