PRINCIPLES GASOLINE/DIESEL FUEL SYSTEMS - OD1620 - LESSON 1/TASK 2
FUEL FILTER OPERATION.
(1) Replaceable In-Line Filter (figure 3, view A, on the following
This type of filter is periodically replaced.
The body of the
filter acts as a sediment bowl.
(Elements that fit in the carburetor
inlet or inside the fuel tank on the outlet) (figure 3, view B, on the
following page). These filters are replaceable at intervals and contain no
(3) Glass Bowl Filter with Replaceable Element (figure 3, view C, on
the following page).
The sediment bowl must be washed out whenever the
element is replaced.
Some fuel pumps have a glass bowl-type gas filter