Question about 1999 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

What tool is needed for removal of the fuel line on a 2001 Kia sportage?

Posted by on

  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    well i got mine from the kia dealer , its a quick releaser for the fuel filter coupler . it can be improvised , the clip has openings on 2 sides of the coupler , the areas inside the notches need pressed in to release .

    J5

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 296 Answers

You can get a quick release tool from the part store for about $8

Posted on Feb 02, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Change fuel filter


Remove the screw from the metal bracket that is holding the fuel filter. It is located right below the battery to the right. To get the quick connect fuel line fittings off. YOU WILL NEED A DISCONNECT TOOL. O'Reillys or Auto Zone should have the tool pack of (6) The small gray one fits the 2001 Sportage. Put the plastic tool under the fuel line fitting and squeeze together. The fuel line will pop off the old filter. To remove the rear fuel line, go under the vehicle and use the tool on the fuel line. There is a rubber hose with 2 quick connect fittings. One end attaches to the filter and the other end attaches to a metal fuel line under vehicle. Remove the fitting that attaches to the metal line since there is no room on the back of filter for the tool to fit. Once you get the whole assembly out of the car.... you can work on getting the fitting off the rear of the old filter. Be very careful not to damage the plastic quick connect fittings! KEEP YOUR FACE CLEAR OF THE FILTER A SMALL AMOUNT OF GAS WILL COME OUT!!!!!

Feb 28, 2012 | 2001 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

Where is the fuel filter located on a 2002 Kia Sportage?


Hi there,

The fuel filter is located right below the battery to the right. If you intend changing it, here are a few steps to help. Firstly, remove the screw from the metal bracket that is holding the fuel filter. To get the quick connect fuel line fittings off, you need a disconnect tool. I got a pack of 6 at Advance Auto for $12. The small gray one fits the 2001 Sportage.

Put the plastic tool under the fuel line fitting and squeeze together. The fuel line will pop off the old filter. To remove the rear fuel line, I had to go under the vehicle and use the tool on the fuel line. There is a rubber hose with 2 quick connect fittings. One end attaches to the filter and the other end attaches to a metal fuel line under vehicle. Remove the fitting that attaches to the metal line since there is no room on the back of filter for the tool to fit. Once you get the whole assembly out of the car, you can work on getting the fitting off the rear of the old filter. Be very careful not to damage the plastic quick connect fittings!

Good luck!

Jan 16, 2011 | 2002 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

Need to remove fuel lines from filter without a specialty tool


Its cheaper to go buy the tool than to damage the line.

Jun 11, 2010 | 2000 Kia Sportage

2 Answers

How do i remove the lines from a fuel filter on a kia sportage without using a quick tool


Break them. Really, go get a tool. You can use two screwdrivers, but it'll take a while.

May 14, 2010 | 2000 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

How do you get the fuel lines off the fuel filter in a 1999 kia sportage


There is a special tool that pushes up into the filter to remove it. Most auto parts stores will loan you one if you buy the filter from them.

Feb 11, 2010 | 1999 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

CAR WILL NOT START TURNS OVER THATS ALL


I have a bad feeling that your fuel pump is gone or a wiring problem. the fuel filter if not on the outside then it's in the tank. Try to bang the tank when someone is cranking it over. If it starts you need a fuel pump

Sep 14, 2009 | 2001 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

Removing fuel line from fuel filter


Hi, Fuel filters and some other hose connections on vehicles today use a clip mechanism that is easily released with a small plastic tool. These tools are available in most auto parts stores. They come in a set to accommodate different size hoses, and metal barbs. Simply put the longer end of the tool toward the fitting and press to release. Good Luck!

Feb 13, 2009 | 2000 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

Removing fuel line off 1999 kia spotage


If it has what looks like 3 little ears sticking out, 2 on one side and 1 on the other, just a regular pair of pliers is all you need.

Feb 06, 2009 | 1999 Kia Sportage

Not finding what you are looking for?
1999 Kia Sportage Logo

Related Topics:

112 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kia Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

61168 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6812 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...