My friend is a tech at a Honda dealership and he said that Honda auto trannies for the last 4 years or so are the same thing, no dipstick to add or check trans fluid, and they have also eliminated the servicable fuel filter on the Hondas for about the same period of time. If you think that's bad, my uncle accidentaly drained some of his auto trans fluid when he thought he was removing the crankcase drain plug. They also had to be replaced. Latest scoop on this from the dealer is that the fuel filter is for sure in the tank. After inspection all the brake lines were corroded and rusty and had to be replaced. Disengage the two vent valve pipe clips securing the pipe to the underbody. In previous fuel injection systems, cool fuel from the fuel tank was continuously flowing from the electric pump, through the frame mounted fuel filter to the fuel rail.
Turn the ignition off for 10 seconds, then turn it back on again. It is bolted on with one 10mm nut. The metal lines will bend some, but don't kink them. The front bumper was damaged. If ground clearance is not high enough to get under vehicle and work, raise it with jack and rest frame on jackstands. Careful not to torque the line! This can also be done by cranking the engine to relieve the pressure in the system. Use two wrenches to pull off the fittings but make sure that you have something the filter to catch the fuel that spills.
Safety recomendation: Disconnect battery before proceeding. It is not on the frame rail like 2000. Answer Just forward of the gas tank. You will need two wrenches preferably line wrenches not sure what size,but you will find out when you see it. Then, it's time to find a vehicle that is consumer friendly rather than designed purely to increase the manufacturer's profit margin and their dealers. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. Don't waste your time wasting ours! If the filter is 30,000 miles old it should get changed anyway.
Follow the instructions provided here to change the fuel filter on a vehicle that does not have a flex fuel system. They can find time to change all that other crap but can't see fit to print the owners manuel with the latest maintenance info. Also the owners manuel does not mention anything about this and still has the fuel filter part listed for the old setup. No filter in sight that looks like the one provided by the dealer. Install the two vent valve pipe clips into the existing underbody holes. I have had the pump checked by the shop that installed it went bad when I was out of town , as well as my local shop and they say that there is nothing wrong with the new pump. Take wrenches and hold filter from rotating, while loosening line fittings.
Use fuel safe container to catch fuel spill. Not all fuel and recirculated fuel as in the past. No drain plug on the 2004! I would recommend loosening the gas line clamps before and after the filter to make it easier to get the lines free of the filter. Warranty that ended at 36 K. I have talked to alot of people who has the same problem with there 2000 model Chevy Silverado trucks.
I have to remove air cleaner hose and lube throttle body butterfly to un stick it about once a month. Read our to see people who found humor in a bad situation. Plus just about all of my gas lines have serious rust on them. Some areas of the line when I touched it just fell apart in my hands. The recall number was unknown. Does anyone know what my problem could be? It is part of the fuel pump assy.
The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the upper shock mount needed to be replaced. I had asked the mechanic to replace the fuel filter, but he said they were afraid of breaking the line. The tailgate cable was replaced with the same type that failed. Also, the vehicle will show inaccurate fuel readings. Be careful when breaking the fittings because there will be pressure bleeding off. Traced lines from tank and they go in and out some kind of box like arrangement mounted above the driveshaft forward of the differential and straight to the engine. Reassembly is reverse of disassembly.
Disconnect the fuel pipes and the threaded fittings from the fuel filter. Upon checking the fuse box the contact noticed that fuel pump fuse had blew out. M said that it is non-serviceable. Under the driver's side cabin door. Reconnect the negative battery cable. To confirm that this part fits your vehicle, enter your vehicle's Year, Make, Model, Trim and Engine in theCompatibility Table.
I just the other day was bitchen' to my daughter for buying a Dodge Dakota since she was complaining about it was going to cost about 250 dollars to change the fuel filter in her truck. Now you can drive again. The service dealer said it was the fuel gauge sensor. I have verbally been denied any help with the cost of this by the Chevrolet motor division customer assistance center, complaint 1-131209176. Do you by chance have the electrical schematic drawing for the fuel pump? Most trucks utilize a spin-on fuel filter located on the frame rail. Turn the ignition on for 2 seconds.