Ford Focus>> Power supply system>> Replacement of the fuel filter
Petrol engine
For replacement of the fuel filter execute the following operations:
- take out a safety lock of the fuel filter;
- start the engine and leave to idle, until the engine will not stop;
- to be convinced that топливопровод not under pressure, turn the engine a starter about five seconds;
- remove a "weight" wire from the negative plug of the storage battery;
- establish a safety lock of the fuel pump;
- lift the car and reliably establish it on supports;
- put capacity under the fuel filter (near the right back wheels near a tank);

Fig. 184. Removal of system of catching паров gasoline



- remove connection of pipelines of system of catching паров fuels (fig. 184) ;

Fig. 185. Removal of the submitting pipeline from the fuel pump



- carefully remove submitting pipeline from the fuel filter (fig. 185) ;
- the old filter remove from the holder, merge the remains of fuel and utilize the filter;
- at installation of the new filter pay attention to the direction of supply of the fuel, shown by an arrow on the case;
- installation of the filter carry out to sequences, return to removal;
- connect a "weight" wire to the negative plug of the storage battery, get the engine and let's to it work 30 with;
- carefully check connections of pipelines on a thinness;
- lower the car.
Diesel engine
For replacement of the fuel filter execute the following operations:
- disconnect a "weight" wire from the negative plug of the storage battery;

Fig. 186. Removal топливопроводов from the filter



- remove bringing топливопровод c a label of white color and submitting with a label of red color from the fuel filter (fig. 186) .

Fig. 187. Removal of the fuel filter: 1 — a clip; 2 — the fuel filter



- remove the fuel filter from the holder, for this purpose compress a clip 1 (fig. 187) and take out the filter 2 up;
- the new filter before installation fill with diesel fuel;
- combine labels on the case of the filter and the holder;
- the completion of installation carry out to sequences, return to removal;
- connect a "weight" wire to the negative plug of the storage battery and start the engine;
- check the filter and connections on a thinness.