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How do you open the colloquip p24 filters to put in new sand?

I need to put sand into the filter but i can not open the filter, please send me a manual that show me step by step on how to go about it..

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Sand filters are usually used for swimming pool filters - not cars and trucks.

It is usual to clean them by back-washing, not by replacing the sand! I suggest that if you do not know how to backwash, call in a pool maintenance company.

See e.g. http://www.fixya.com/support/t9768875-pantera_p24_sand

Posted on Sep 26, 2012

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SOURCE: How do you replace a Cabin Air Filter and air filter for vented front seats?

The seat filters are located underneath each seat, driver and passenger. Slide seat(s) all way forward. From the rear reach underneath and feel for a small square filter, about 2x3in. Grasp an edge and pull down , it will pop out. Replace same way. Good hunting finding replacements. Had to go to a dealer and order.

Posted on Jan 08, 2009

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SOURCE: I have 1978F-250 it sat for 3 yrs gas was sperstic

I could help you if I knew what you were asking. what IS the COMPLAINT???

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SOURCE: I need step by step instructions on replacing a

I got this from Haynes Diesel Engine Repair Manual. I bought it for my 6.2.
1. Remove the fuel filler cap and air cleaner assembly.
2. On filters without an air bleed screw, place a rag under the filter to soak up fuel and detach the lower clip FIRST to release pressure and then the top clip. They pop off with a screwdriver.
3. On filters with an air bleed screw (top passenger side) drain fuel from the filter by opening the screw first and the engine water drain valve (engine front near thermostat) if it has one. Detach the clips and remove filter.
4.Make sure the seating surface is clean and place new filter in position. On non-air bleed filters put the upper clip on FIRST. On air bleed filters secure both clips, then close the valve and attach a piece of hose to the bleed port into a pail.
5. Air must be purged BEFORE start up, so disconnect the pink wire from the top of the injector pump and crank the engine in 10 second cycles with a 30 second wait time until clear bubble-free fuel comes out the lower fitting or air bleed. Connect the lower clip on the non-air bleed , close the bleed hose and reconnect the pink wire.
6. Start the engine and let it idle for several minutes to purge any remaining air and check for leaks.
Hope this helps.

Posted on Jan 31, 2011

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