Having problems with your 2004 Kia Optima ?

Where is the fuel filter located on a 2004 Optima v-6?

\015 How do I change the fuel filter on a 2004 Optima v-6 model? If it is inside the fuel tank, how do I get to it?\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 25-05-2020

Answers :

It is in the fuel tank....here is the directions on how to do the job:
\015\012
\015\012Removal & Installation\015\012
    \015\012
  1. \015\012Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2. \015\012
  3. \015\012Relieve the fuel system pressure.
  4. \015\012
  5. \015\012Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  6. \015\012
  7. \015\012Remove the rear seat cushion from the vehicle.
  8. \015\012
  9. \015\012Clean any dirt that has accumulated around the fuel pump cover so it will not enter the tank during pump removal and installation.
  10. \015\012
  11. \015\012Remove the fuel pump cover.
  12. \015\012
  13. \015\012Disconnect the fuel gauge connector, hoses, and the gauge.
  14. \015\012
  15. \015\012Disconnect the fuel pump electrical connector.
  16. \015\012
  17. \015\012Remove the fuel pump from the bracket assembly.
  18. \015\012
  19. \015\012Remove the seal ring and discard.
\015\012To install:
\015\012
    \015\012
  1. \015\012Clean the fuel pump mounting flange, fuel tank mounting surface and seal ring groove.
  2. \015\012
  3. \015\012Apply a light coating of grease on a new seal ring to hold it in place during assembly.
  4. \015\012
  5. \015\012Install the seal ring.
  6. \015\012
  7. \015\012Install the fuel pump to the bracket assembly carefully to ensure the filter is not damaged. Be sure the seal ring remains in the groove.
  8. \015\012
  9. \015\012Hold the pump assembly in place, and pull the fuel pump down so that it is tight against the bracket.
  10. \015\012
  11. \015\012Connect the fuel pump electrical connector.
  12. \015\012
  13. \015\012Connect the fuel gauge, hoses, and gauge connector.
  14. \015\012
  15. \015\012Install the fuel pump cover.
  16. \015\012
  17. \015\012Install the rear seat cushion.
  18. \015\012
  19. \015\012Connect the negative battery cable.
  20. \015\012
  21. \015\012Start the engine and check for proper system operation and for fuel leaks.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 2004 Kia Optima

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Loading ...

  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || carrestorationshop.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0078 seconds