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    Having run my car for 3 months now(n thanks to this site being at least £600 the poorer) im thinkin ofchangin the fuel filter.The cars nudging 40k n im guessin its about time it was changed..is it woth doing? easy enuff? n where exactly is it?..

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    Quote Originally Posted by nikroc View Post
    Having run my car for 3 months now(n thanks to this site being at least £600 the poorer) im thinkin ofchangin the fuel filter.The cars nudging 40k n im guessin its about time it was changed..is it woth doing? easy enuff? n where exactly is it?..
    did mine yesterday,its about underneath the backseat behind the driver(under the car) its a bit stiff to get out but eventually it comes out.be careful as the fuel filter holder is plastic and dont look that strong.

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    the plastic clips can be an utter nightmare to get off without the correct tool..so be careful..and be warned.. expect a small amount of fuel to spill...

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    i actually sprayed mine with wd40 and slid it out. i then repeated the procedure when putting the new one in , couldnt see how it came off.

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    do the fuel pipes come off easy enough? thinking about doing mine. But i had a mare trying to do my A3, could not get the fuel pipes off the filter. Gave up in the end and left it!

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    The proper pliers are on ebay for a tenner a set,do a search for fuel coupling pliers and you should find them.

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    ahhh, so thats why i couldn't get them off last time.. lol

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    KK cheers, i know what i'm looking for now.

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