When to replace the Fuel Filter on your OPEL MERIVA
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Fuel filter : 2 year / 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
OPEL Meriva A (X03) 1.4 16V Twinport LPG (E75), OPEL Meriva A (X03) 1.8 (E75), OPEL Meriva A (X03) 1.6 (E75), OPEL Meriva A (X03) 1.4 16V Twinport (E75), OPEL Meriva A (X03) 1.6 (E75), OPEL Meriva A (X03) 1.6 Turbo (E75) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change fuel filter OPEL MERIVA A [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: fuel filter – Opel Meriva X03. List of the tools you'll need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Nylon cleaning brush
Phillips Screwdriver
Crow bar
Fluid container
Fuel line pliers
Replacement: fuel filter – Opel Meriva X03. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Ensure adequate ventilation of the workplace. Fuel vapors are poisonous.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: fuel filter – Opel Meriva X03. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the fuel door.
  2. Step 2
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    Unscrew the fuel filler cap.
  3. Step 3
    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    Step 4
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    Prepare a container for fluids.
  4. Step 5
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    Clean the fasteners of the fuel supply lines. Use a nylon cleaning brush. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  5. Step 6
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    Disconnect the fuel supply lines from the fuel filter. Use fuel line pliers. Use a crowbar.
    Replacement: fuel filter – Opel Meriva X03. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    Be careful! Fuel may leak from the filter housing and hoses.
  6. Step 7
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    Unscrew the fuel filter bracket. Use a Phillips screwdriver.
  7. Step 8
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    Remove the fuel filter. Use a crowbar.
  8. Step 9
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    Put the old filter cartridge in the container.
  9. Step 10
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    Install a new fuel filter.
    Replacement: fuel filter – Opel Meriva X03. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Remember, it is important not to mix up the input and output of the filter. Arrows on the filter indicate the direction of fuel flow.During installation, take care to prevent dust and dirt from getting into the fuel filter housing.Opel Meriva X03 – It's important to only use high-quality filters.
  10. Step 11
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    Connect the fuel supply lines to the fuel filter.
Comments – 2
  • Viperik
    29.05.2024 14:20
    Member
    Ciao ,
    tutto molto bello, ma sulla mia Meriva W0L0XCE7564326375 DEL 2006. Omologata 0EWOL11EST183 (e4*2001/116*0215) . Motore Z16XEP. ...NON TROVO IL FILTRO DELLA BENZINA!!! Ma dov'é? Sicuramente non sotto come nel video tutorial.
    Grazie saluti
    • Jessica_L
      30.05.2024 06:00
      Viperik
      Member
      In the manual and in the video there is a car with Z 16 XE engine. In general, the replacement will be similar, the only thing that may be slightly different is the design features of your car. More precise information can be found in the technical documentation for your car or by contacting a service center.
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