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Where is the fuel filter located (so I can replace it)?

Recently I had the timing belt repaired and the mechanic said I should get the fuel filter replaced asap. I've bought a new one, but can't find the old one. So... where's it at?

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Its clamped into a metal bracket that sits off sort of near the brake and clutch fluid reservoirs. Follow the fuel line going to the carb or the line coming from the gas tank. Some are clear plastic, some are white plastic, a few might have a metal body.

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If fuel injected, check under car at drivers seat area, near back of engine, attached to frame rail & fuel line.

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On the Nova I believe the fuel filter is located still inside the Carb right at the front where the fuel line comes in. However im not at work right now so I cant confirm that.

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