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So I was changing my fuel filter... #203083 Jun 20, 4:55pm Jun 20, 4:55pm
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So I was changing my fuel filter...
Today I was making an attempt at changing my fuel filter (6th Generation Celica). After a while, I got frustrated because it's in a horrible spot and I couldn't loosen the bottom hex nut. Anyway, I put the hex bolt that goes on the top of the filter back in with the tube in the correct position (with the washer in place). I tightened it alot, and everything seems correct, but when I start the car fuel sprays out from the top! I can't figure out what's going on, please help! confused

Note: The bracket that holds the fuel filter had a screw that went there, but it slipped out of my hands and I can't find it now, so I just used a wrench to hold it tight while I tightened the bolt on top (until I get a replacement screw), then I removed it when I'm done. This shouldn't affect anything, but I felt that I might as well mention it.

Re: So I was changing my fuel filter... [Re: mAdsKillZ] #203084 Jun 20, 4:58pm Jun 20, 4:58pm
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wtf from the top. i wonder too what happened?


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Re: So I was changing my fuel filter... [Re: truboo] #203085 Jun 20, 5:00pm Jun 20, 5:00pm
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u sure the gasket is in there?

Re: So I was changing my fuel filter... [Re: spaztikid] #203086 Jun 20, 5:17pm Jun 20, 5:17pm
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Nevermind, turns out one of the two washers slipped off when I was putting it back on - I stole a washer from my other fuel filter box and put that on, it runs fine now.

Thanks anyway. smile

Re: So I was changing my fuel filter... [Re: mAdsKillZ] #203087 Jun 20, 5:18pm Jun 20, 5:18pm
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haha... i was right on rofl

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