Remove the filter and understand that the fuel pump, as small as it is, is inside the filter. Then try starting the car two more times letting it crank for a few seconds. This is the easist way to release all 4 tabs at once since they tend to slide back on without something wedged behind them. The two pieces separated: 10. Such as, use safety glasses, jack stands, no loose clothing, etc.
I'm replacing the fuel pump on my 2000 maxima and couldn't remove the two hoses inside the pump how did you take them off? You can't remove the old filter until you do this. After releasing all 4 tabs, pull down slowly until the bottom of the unit separates from the assembly. You'll need to turn it right side up and let it sit for a few seconds, then turn it over. This allows the top to slide off. Engine Mechanical problem 2000 Nissan Maxima 6 cyl My car has a new battery, starter, fuel injector and filter, and it still wont start.
Be aware that as you remove that last screw, the pump housing beneath is spring loaded and will pop up slightly. Insert the screwdriver as shown in photo 2 and lightly twist until the tab is released. Some of our top Fuel Filter product brands are , and. Be gentle to assure you don't break a tab. Our product specialists work with a network of global sourcing partners so you can install the right part with confidence. Once the hoses are disconnected, the plug is out, and the top is off, you need to remove the float assembly on the side.
Don't mess with the wiring on top of the plate. Do this job outside due to the gas fumes, or have a fan near by. First remove the two hoses by pinching in on the two plastic tabs protruding on each connector head a bit stubborn. Instructions are for entertainment purposes only. The filter snaps into its holder. It's mounted on the firewall, closer to the driver side.
You may also notice some stumbling for the first minute or two. They are visible in the pic below. Just push in on the two tabs along the side of the filter. I recommend using 4 nails to release the tabs. Jack up right front of car. The biggest difference is the assembly has a different part number and looks a bit different on the '01-'02.
When reassembly is complete the car takes a few seconds to start, so don't be alarmed. Our product specialists work with a network of global sourcing partners so you can install the right part with confidence. Pull it free, then disconnect the upper and lower hose clamps. I did not say this was a simple job. On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 1 different trusted brands of Fuel Filter products for the 2000 Nissan Maxima.
Remove that rubber piece and slide back on to the top of the pump. We only sell parts from trusted brands like so that you can find quality parts you can count on. Some have reported improved throttle response after changing the fuel filter and many have found the filter to be very black after as little as 30k miles. Located on firewall near drivers side. Tools Used: Safety Glasses Phillips Screwdriver New fuel hosing and clamps Note: This video is being performed by an experienced tech. Advance Auto Parts has 7 different Fuel Filter for your vehicle, ready for shipping or in-store pick up.
Remove the fuel pump fuse in fuse box under steering wheel. Remember which hose goes to each connector. My 4yr old is driving me up a wall and I cant get her to school without the car. Here at Advance Auto Parts, we work with only top reliable Fuel Filter product and part brands so you can shop with complete confidence. Just as you get the housing the majority of the way out, you'll have to spin it and tip it to the side in order to get the float to clear the open hole.
If you put a band filter in you will get low fuel pressure and the car will act like it had a bad pump and a pressure test will look like the check valve is faulty on the pump. Push on the plug at the top until the pump slide out. If you don't think you can perform the job then be smart and don't. Always take extra precautions when dealing with fuel systems. Slide underneath the Nissan and locate the transmission drain pan in the center of the transmission, the large metal tank surrounded by eight bolts.