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Fuel rail coupler disconnect? 2001 V70

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Fuel rail coupler disconnect? 2001 V70

Post by regierart » Wed May 11, 2016 9:45 am

What's the trick to disconnecting this guy, please?
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Re: Fuel rail coupler disconnect? 2001 V70

Post by abscate » Wed May 11, 2016 12:22 pm

The metal clip comes off, and then use a 'fuel line disconnect tool'

I am not making that up.

I made one from a 50 USD Snap On AC tool in the P80 thread, but you can buy the FLDT from Lisle at your FLAPS for about 15 USD

Lee also has a trick with a ballpoint pen but into two that works if you thread scour.

Visual - the dome shape has four pieces of spring steel that press on the inserted tube - you need to 'flower the springs' out to release the tube - all four at once.
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