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Fuel filter inline retaining clips

Lets say I tried to replace the fuel filter,when I took the old one off,Ibroke the old clips that hold the filter to the high preasure line. do I have to buy the replacement line from tank to filter and other side from filter to engine or can I just get the clips and where do I find them? I would hate to spend 200.00 dollors for 2.00 dollors worth of clips. any help would be appreciated.

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Try going to a car recycler and obtain the clips from an appropriate donor car Im assuming that the clips themselves are removable and not held in such a way that they cant be replaced.if not the salvage yard is likely the cheaper option regardless.You could see if the chev dealership stocks those clips as a seperate item afterall the vehicle is only 3 years old.You could also try fuel system specialists in your area that would know more than most about wether the clip from another application will work on your vehicle.

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