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Replacing The Fuel Filter On A Fiat 500x 1.6/2.0 JTDM


When replacing the fuel filter don't forget to bleed the fuel filter housing at the bleed nipple. This 'How to' is based on the 1.6 model.

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Remove the plastic engine cover.

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Pull the yellow locking tab to the fuel filter outlet hose and squeeze the connector to release.

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Undo the x2 10mm bolts holding the fuel filter housing.

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Lift up the yellow securing pin to the fuel sensor connector and slide the connector to your right.

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Slide back the blue locking tab to the fuel filter inlet hose and disconnect the hose.

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Loosen the 12mm bleed nipple....

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....and drain the fuel into a suitable waste container.

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Undo the x6 T20 (Torx) bolts on top of the fuel filter housing.

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Remove the old fuel filter.

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When replacing the new fuel filter make sure the breather pipe lines up with the breather hole.

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