I actually find that this works better than the strap wrench. This will depressurize the fuel system. To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. I keep mine behind my truck seat. For warmer climates and in the summer, never add a performance enhancement product to your fuel, this could be detrimental to your engine, and you need to consult with your manufacturer before you add any kind of aftermarket additive. Also, if you drive in colder climates, the possibility of paraffin wax cloud is greater than in hotter climates. Nam quis lorem ut mi mattis ullamcorper ac quis dui.
Buy American, Keep Your Job. Get Your Tuning Here: To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. Alliant Power Fuel Filter Heater Element for 1998 — 2003 7. Reversible six lug design provides the convenience of two sizes in one tool. His expertise in the automotive industry has given him the skills to write detailed technical instructional articles. You have to remove the air filter housing and take part of the plumbing for the turbo charger loose to get it out …. There are free downloadable instructions on the site for the replacement of these o-rings also.
You currently have 0 posts. Performance This filter has been tested in temperature ranges between -40 to 250 degrees Fahrenheit. For Fuel Systems Gasoline, Diesel. Obviously it is not fully installed on the filter below. Use this information at your own risk. Final rule; only buy fuel from a recognized source. Make sure the v shape faces the lip and not the cap.
Funny that this part was not in said manual! If you are looking for a selection of tools that will make the job easy, this is it. Take a close look at this valve as it is a common place to find fuel leaks. This video will walk you through the simple task of changing the filter on a 7. The new 6760 Fuel Filter Wrench is designed to remove and install the fuel filters on the Ford 6. Turn the key on, and wait about 30 seconds.
Now it is time to close the drain valve. This will expose the fuel filter bowl that sits directly in the center of the engine valley. Use Red Line or Amsoil fuel additive for additional lubrication and conditioning the fuel. One on the motor and one along the inside of the framerail below the drivers area. Permits a quick initial diagnosis of the pressure regulator when a hard start-no start situation exists. Do this a total of three times and give both the fuel bowl and drain tube one more check for leaks. Pour a small amount of clean fuel in the bowl to flush out any sediment that may be left in the bottom of the fuel bowl.
The more wax in the filter, the less the filter can contain, and this residue passes into the fuel line and accumulates. The fuel return line is used to redistribute excess fuel back to the fuel tank. The … fuel tank pump pickup screen is not serviceable. Disconnect the hose that you slipped over the drain tube and start the truck. If this is the type of element you have, stop now and make sure you have a separate fuel bowl lid to re-install with your new filter.
Light weight low profile for strength and durability. Apply a coating of diesel fuel to the new bevel gasket and O-ring. Take a good look down inside the fuel bowl, checking to see if someone has left an o-ring from a previous filter change. I have tried an oil filter wrench with no results. It has a yellow lever which is used to draining the diesel fuel and any water in the housing.
Add to this wind chill, and you will have frozen fuel lines, and the cloudy wax will appear daily. Recommendations A great filter delivers good lasting power and performs well under stress. Stock height tires on 16x8 wheels. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon. Integer ante dolor, suscipit non faucibus a, scelerisque vitae sapien. Two 13mm nuts must be removed to remove the cover and get at the fuel filter. On the back of the filter, there is a little yellow valve, open it to drain fuel and depressure of the housing.
You can see this accumulation rise in the form of a yellow waxy substance that covers the filter. Unscrew the cap on top and press the tab on the top of the valve with a flat tip screwdriver. Coat the o-ring with clean fuel and place it back in the filter bowl - o-ring down. The new filter from O'Rileys came with a new top, The piece that holds the filter in. If you purchase a filter with a cap, make sure to save the old cap in case you need it in the future. Several here have made and used a homemade one like this. Understanding Size A filter is used to stop particulates from entering the engine, as such, there are different sizes to these particulates, and some are microscopic.
Vestibulum et scelerisque ante, eu sodales mi. Check for leaks one final time before closing the hood. This site may, at times, run advertising banners or text link ads from entities mentioned on these pages. Gently remove the filter from the bowl. Low profile design for easy access in tight areas.