Question about 1988 Ford Thunderbird

1 Answer

Change fuel filter 1988 ford thunderbird 6 cylinder

Chilton's recommends depressurizing the fuel system when you change the fuel filter---how do you do this?????

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 57 Answers

In the trunk left side is inertia switch.  rap ******* side with fist, causing button to pop up on top, when this happens the fuel pump will no longer receive power.  Now try to start vehicle, should attempt to start and die.  Fuel system is no de pressurized.  PLease be careful as there is still some pressure in system! and remember to reset inertia switch when done by pressing pop up button back to the down position.

Posted on Dec 18, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a 1988 ford f150xlt lariat fuel injected wont run no fuel, any idea??


did the crash fuel pump shut off get knocked from a large bump?push the button and retest if

Sep 18, 2012 | 1998 Ford F150 Regular Cab

2 Answers

I have a 1994 ford thunderbird and it has a problem of sputtering and then stopping after about 45 minutes. It sounds like its not getting enough feul. If you let it set for about an hour or two, it will...


All of your symtoms point to a clogged fuel filter. The filter is located underneath the car below the passenger's side door. It will have fuel lines connected at either end. You will need to depressurize the fuel system by either disconnecting the fuel relay or disconnecting the wiring harness for the fuel pump. The bolt is clamped on the frame so you will need to unbolt the mounting bolts. Then you will rotate the fuel filter our and uscrew from the fuel lines.

Aug 25, 2010 | 1994 Ford Thunderbird

1 Answer

I have fuel leaking from a canister behind the fuel filter on a 1988 Ford F150 6 cylinder, dual tank. Is this the fuel pump?


no its a canister filter for fuel.
replace it if cracked
it maybe a bad line as well so check the lines out first

Feb 21, 2010 | 1988 Ford F 150

1 Answer

Need to know where the fuel filter is located.


1988 Ford Thunderbird 5.0L FI 8cyl
The Fuel Filter is located Under vehicle, passenger side, below seating area, mounted in fuel line to tank.

Hope help you with this (remember rated this help) Good luck.

Oct 13, 2009 | 1988 Ford Thunderbird

1 Answer

Where is the fuel filter on a 1994 ford taurus sho


Under the chassis below the fuel filler, you will see a plastic cylinder with two hoses going into it. This is the fuel filter. Before you remove it, depressurize your system by opening the gas cap.

Regards,
matt

Sep 15, 2009 | 1994 Ford Taurus

2 Answers

1988 ford thunderbird (not se) 3.8L v6 vapor lock


check the vapor return line at the tank there is a valve that gets clogged with dirt causes tank to run excessive vacuum ..

Aug 25, 2009 | 1988 Ford Thunderbird

1 Answer

Were is the fuel filter on a mazda 322f X reg 1.8 and T reg 1.5


take off the gas cap to depressurize the system. The fuel filter if I remember right should be on a bracket on the firewall.

Apr 24, 2009 | 1988 Mazda 323 Hatchback

1 Answer

Code 171 - System Adaptive Fuel Too Lean Bank 1


Check under driver seat area near frame for filter.

Dec 30, 2008 | 2001 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

Changing fuel filter


If you don't depressurize the system you will get sprayed with fuel.

Oct 14, 2008 | 2004 GMC Canyon

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

276 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60769 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5331 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...