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Old 10-19-2003, 05:45 PM
Duncan UK 190 Duncan UK 190 is offline
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Location: Leicester UK
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I did the one on my 190 last weekend.
It was quite a messy job.
I disconected one of the fuel pump teminals (as I cant seem to access to fuse) and ran the engine until it died (a few seconds).
This releases a bit of pressure in the fuel system.

Make sure you disconnect the battery to avoid sparks.

Some fuel will be lost but not as much as I was expecting.

Its an awkward job and this is what takes the time not the complexity.

I found I had to take all the clamping nuts and bolts out before I could take the old filter out.

I found very little difference to the car once I had done it. But it is a service part that needs doing.
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