4.4.2. Replacement of the fuel filter

Replacement of the filter of thin purification of fuel is regulated — through each 20 000 km of a run. However its state depends on quality of gasoline: the gasoline is dirtier, the filter gets littered quicker. Breakthroughs at the movement of the car at first on high, and then and at the lowered speeds with a high probability testify to a filter contamination.
It will be required to you: keys "on 10", "on 17", "on 19".
1. After a stop of the engine reduce pressure in a power supply system (see. "Pressure decrease in a power supply system").
2. Disconnect a wire from the minus plug of the rechargeable battery.
3. Holding a key of the union of the fuel filter, the second key turn off nuts of fastening of tips of fuel tubes.
4. Weaken a coupling bolt of a collar of fastening of the fuel filter to an arm.
5. Disconnect fuel tubes from the filter.

Fuel tubes in connection with the fuel filter are condensed with rubber rings.
Check rings for existence of cuts, traces of attritions. Replace the damaged or hardened rings.

6. Take the filter from a collar.
7. Install the fuel filter as it should be, the return to removal so that the arrow on its case corresponded to the direction of supply of fuel.

After installation of the fuel filter surely check on the working engine existence of leak of gasoline from connection of the fuel filter with toplivopodvodyashchy tubes and if necessary tighten nuts of fastening of fuel tubes to the filter case. If leaks from connections are not eliminated, replace sealing rubber rings of tips of fuel tubes.