Metro, Prizm 2000-2002

Relieving Fuel System Pressure

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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
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  3. Remove the fuel filler cap.
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  5. On Metro, perform the following:
    1. Remove the control relay box cover from the relay box.
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    3. Disconnect the fuel pump relay from the relay box connector.

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      Fig. View of the relay box showing the location of the fuel pump relay-Metro



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      Fig. Leave the circuit opening relay unplugged during fuel system servicing-Prizm

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  7. Remove the circuit opening relay above the left side lower kick panel.
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  9. Attempt to start the engine, if it starts, let it run until the engine stalls due to lack of fuel.
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  11. Engage the starter for a few seconds to assure relief of remaining fuel pressure.
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  13. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  15. Continue with the required service procedure(s).
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