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1995 maxima fuel filler tube

What's the best way to change a fuel filler tube 0n a 1995 maxima ?

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  • mbmasters Nov 10, 2008

    Thanks for the info, I purchased a new unit, very expensive. i guess my main concern is the top part by the gas lid. what's the best way to remove this and re-install on the new unit ?

  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    where is the fuel filler locate on a 2000 nissan maxima

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Are you going to get a new one, or a junkyard replacement?
You have to take off the rear left tire. Secure the car with jack stands and chucks. There is a plastic cowl on the wheel-well that covers the filler tube to prevent road damage. Take it off. The filler tube is attached to the gas tank through a rubber connector hose (tube) adapter, secured to the gas tank and to the filler tube by hose clamps. Loosen both clamps.. You should replace the rubber connector, as it has been there for many years, and rubber degrades. Loosen about three or four bolts along the filler tube that attach it to the car body. The top part, by the gas lid, comes off easily, it's just a plastic dam. You have to carefully work it off the (other end) at the rubber hose connector. Once it's out, get the hose connector off the gas tank neck.
With the new filler tube, reverse the process. Getting the hose clamp tight over the gas tank neck is hard. Make sure the clamp is seated properly before tightening.
Good luck!

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