Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Focus C-Max (DM2) 1.6 TDCi, FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.6 TDCi, FORD Focus II Estate (DA_, FFS, DS) 1.6 TDCi, FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi, FORD C-MAX (DM2) 1.6 TDCi

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change fuel filter FORD FOCUS MK2 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. Tools you need:
Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. Tools you need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Electronic spray
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # E11
Ratchet wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Bulb hand fuel pump
Fender cover
All the parts you need to replace – Fuel Filter for Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) and other FORD models
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Fuel filter
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FORD Focus C-Max (DM2) 1.6 TDCi
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FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.6 TDCi
Easy tricks to help you to replace Fuel filter on FORD Focus II Estate (DA_, FFS, DS) 1.6 TDCi
FORD Focus II Estate (DA_, FFS, DS) 1.6 TDCi
Fuel filter removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi
FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi
Changing Fuel filter on FORD C-MAX (DM2) 1.6 TDCi – tips for first time repair
FORD C-MAX (DM2) 1.6 TDCi
Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Ensure adequate ventilation of the workplace. Fuel vapors are poisonous.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Ford Focus MK2 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. How to change Fuel Filter on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 2003 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the hood.
  2. How to replace FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi 2004 Fuel Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
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    Step 3
    Remove the engine cover.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. Do not use excessive force when removing the part as this may damage it.
  4. Changing Fuel Filter on FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 2.0 TDCi 2006 by yourself
    Step 4
    Unscrew the fuel filter bracket fixing bolts. Use a drive socket #10.Use a ratchet wrench.
  5. How to remove FORD FOCUS 1.6 Ti 2007 Fuel Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Remove the fuel filter fastening bracket.
  6. How to replace Fuel Filter on FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 2003: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Unscrew the fuel filter bracket.Use a drive socket #Е11.Use a ratchet wrench.
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Fuel Filter replacement on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 1.4 2004 - download illustrated guide
    Step 7
    Detach the fuel pressure sensor connector.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 8
    Clean the fasteners of the fuel supply lines.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  9. Changing of Fuel Filter on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 2006 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 9
    Disconnect the fuel supply lines from the fuel filter.Use a flat screwdriver.
    Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. Professionals recommend:
    Be careful! Fuel may leak from the filter housing and hoses.
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    Step 10
    Remove the fuel filter.
  11. Replacing Fuel Filter on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 2003 1.6 TDCi by yourself
    Step 11
    Install a new fuel filter.
    Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Make sure that the fuel filter is positioned correctly. Consider the fuel flow direction mark.During installation, take care to prevent dust and dirt from getting into the fuel filter housing.Attention! Use quality filters – Ford Focus MK2.
  12. Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 Ti 2004 Fuel Filter DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Connect the fuel lines to the new fuel filter.
  13. How to change Fuel Filter on FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 2005 - tips and tricks
    Step 13
    Tighten the fuel filter fasteners. Use a drive socket #Е11.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 8 Nm torque.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 2006 1.6 Ti Fuel Filter
    Step 14
    Clean the connector of the fuel pressure sensor. Use dielectric grease.
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    Step 15
    Attach the fuel pressure sensor connector.
  16. How to change Fuel Filter on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 2003 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 16
    Install the fuel filter fastening bracket.
  17. How to replace FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi 2004 Fuel Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Screw the fixing bolts of the fuel filter bracket. Use a drive socket #10.Use a ratchet wrench.
  18. Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 1.8 TDCi 2005 Fuel Filter replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 18
    Remove the fuel line.
  19. Changing Fuel Filter on FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 2.0 TDCi 2006 by yourself
    Step 19
    Press the fuel primer pump several times until it gets hard. Use a bulb hand fuel pump.
  20. How to remove FORD FOCUS 1.6 Ti 2007 Fuel Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Install the fuel line.
  21. How to replace Fuel Filter on FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 2003: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 21
    Run the engine for a few minutes.This is necessary in order to make sure that the component operates properly.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Fuel Filter replacement on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 1.4 2004 - download illustrated guide
    Step 22
    Shut off the engine.
    Step 23
    Install the engine cover and secure it.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: fuel filter – Ford Focus MK2. Do not use excessive force during installation. This may damage the part.Make sure the engine cover is properly seated. It should not be displaced with respect to the guiding fasteners.
  23. Need to know how to renew Fuel Filter on FORD FOCUS ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 24
    Remove the fender protection cover.
  24. Changing of Fuel Filter on Ford Focus mk2 Saloon 2006 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 25
    Close the hood.
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