The bolts should be tightened in turns. Then check under the van if there is any leakage. Reconnect each short hose back to different pipes as shown in picture to block the pipes. It is actually under car almost exactly lined up with center of passenger door about a foot towards the center. Fuel will be leaking all over.
The hoses will probably be stuck to the filter from the hose clamp pressure, just turn the hoses back and forth by hand until they break loose. Tighten the bolts to 27-36 ft. Be sure the hose clamps are on the hoses and put back in the same locations on the pipes of the new filter and tighten the screws on the clamps. Make sure they are tightened with specific torque. The bolts should be loosen a little at a time in multiple turns. Take the fuel pump fuse out from the fuse box near the battery.
Spray the filter screen and the inside of the housing unit with some carb cleaner and clean it out and then re-assemble. First remove the two hoses by pinching in on the two plastic tabs protruding on each connector head a bit stubborn. You will find the filter. After about 2 hours it runs fine again so no mechanic has been able to find the trouble. I say my car has the most comfortable seat in the house. The pump is located in the.
Disconnect battery at negative terminal. Be Careful if the tank is full. The driver seat has adjustable lumbar support, I can't over emphasized how nice this has been, especially on long road trips! Put the filter back in its clamp on the firewall. Now you can reach in and pull the entire filter unit out of the housing. After all bolts are removed, carefully take the assembly out of the tank.
Do this job outside due to the gas fumes, or have a fan near by. If you have the 305 or 350 engine with the Quadra-jet carb, the fuel filter is located inside the carb. Remove the line from the fitting, and the filter is just sitting in the opening. It's about the size of a coffee can. I have to challenge this a bit. People the fuel filter is always located between the fuel tank and the engine. This part is also sometimes called Nissan Quest Fuel Filters.
It feeds right into the fuel filter. Make sure they are not loose. Put the electrical wire into holders. That dislodges it from the housing. I think there was three of them. Remove that rubber piece and slide back on to the top of the pump.
I hate to drive other people's cars now, mine has me spoiled! Don't mess with the wiring on top of the plate. A little liquid soap on the filter will allow the hoses to slide back in place easily. Fram's group of original equipment equivalent fuel filters is mainly developed to deliver perfect fit and function. Remove the bottom half moon shaped plastic piece by sliding it off. There is a protective plate covering it. On my 1993 Nissan pickup the Fuel Filter is under the hood. You then remove the rear seat cushion by pulling outward on the two tabs located on the bottom front of the cushion near the floor board.
If driving on roads for e. Now do everything in reverse and make sure you connect the correct hoses with the appropriate connectors and re-install your fuse. Get down under the car and start at the fuel tank. They are available for the following Nissan Quest years: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 02, 01, 00, 99, 98, 97, 96, 95, 94, 93. Then reconnect the fuel lines and make sure every fastener is tight. So my advise would be to replace it as soon as possible.