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post #1 of 19 Old 06-07-2012, 01:46 PM Thread Starter
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Fuel filters

What do you guys think? 110.00 to change both fuel filters including filters and labor from a ford dealer. Thanks.
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That is in line for a Ford dealer. I just looked through my records and back in 2008 (I DIY now) cost me $109.50.

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I order by the case from the site above. Get everything in one swipe.

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Fuel Filter Change Cost

RockAuto sells the Motorcraft fuel filters (2) for $49 and it takes about 30-60 minutes to swap out. Only hard part is finding the socket big enough to get the mail filter cover off in the frame rail.

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You just need one of these sockets for the oil filter and main fuel filter, it makes the job very easy!

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Thanks for the reply's cool cartoon Galaxie.I would do it myself but don't want to get a bath from the fuel. Thanks again guys
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I have the Snapon socket with both hexes, slicker than snot, one stop filter servicing.

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I can't get the cap off mine. Even tried it with an impact. Do you have to bleed the pressure off first or something?

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