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Replace Fuel Filter on 2006 Chevy Aveo Hatchback

I have a 2006 Chevy Aveo Hatchback. I need to replace the fuel filter. Is the fuel filter external to the fuel pump, or will I have to replace the whole fuel pump to replace the filter? Thanks.

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If the fuel filter is mounted inside the fuel tank at the pump it does not need replacing and is a permanent filter. All you have to do it follow the fuel lines from the fuel tank to the engine. If the filter is mounted in the fuel line you will find it.

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Prices for the complete pump, which may need replacing, at lists at $464, you can find the same pumps on Ebay for around $100, give or take a few $.
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Reverse this to install but make sure you clean out the groove where the gasket sits. A lot of the time dirt/debris will get in the groove when you remove the pump and can cause some leakage later on.

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