SRX 2004-2005

Removal & Installation

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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Relieve the fuel system pressure.
  4.  
  5. Raise and support the vehicle safely on jackstands.
  6.  
  7. Place a rag under the fuel filter to catch any residual fuel that may leak out when the filter is removed.
  8.  
  9. Remove the quick-connect fitting at the fuel filter inlet.
  10.  
  11. Remove the threaded fitting at the fuel outlet line.
  12.  
  13. Remove the discard the O-ring.
  14.  
  15. Remove the fuel filter.
  16.  

To install:

  1. Lubricate a new O-ring with clean engine oil and install it.
  2.  
  3. Install the fuel filter in its bracket, ensuring proper direction of flow.
  4.  
  5. Connect the fuel inlet and outlet lines. Tighten the outlet fitting to 22 ft. lbs. (30 Nm).
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check the filter connections for leaks by running the tip of your finger around each connection.
  8.  
  9. Turn the engine off and lower the vehicle.
  10.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Relieve the fuel system pressure.
  4.  
  5. Raise and support the vehicle safely on jackstands.
  6.  
  7. Place a rag under the fuel filter to catch any residual fuel that may leak out when the filter is removed.
  8.  
  9. Remove the quick-connect fitting at the fuel filter inlet.
  10.  
  11. Remove the threaded fitting at the fuel outlet line.
  12.  
  13. Remove the discard the O-ring.
  14.  
  15. Remove the fuel filter.
  16.  

To install:

  1. Lubricate a new O-ring with clean engine oil and install it.
  2.  
  3. Install the fuel filter in its bracket, ensuring proper direction of flow.
  4.  
  5. Connect the fuel inlet and outlet lines. Tighten the outlet fitting to 22 ft. lbs. (30 Nm).
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check the filter connections for leaks by running the tip of your finger around each connection.
  8.  
  9. Turn the engine off and lower the vehicle.
  10.  

 
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