Ford Explorer: Fuel Tank and Lines - 2.3L EcoBoost (201kW/273PS) / Removal and Installation - Fuel Tank Filler Pipe

Ford Explorer 2020-2021 Service Manual / Powertrain / Fuel System - General Information / Fuel Tank and Lines - 2.3L EcoBoost (201kW/273PS) / Removal and Installation - Fuel Tank Filler Pipe

Removal

NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation steps.

  1. Disconnect the battery.
    Refer to: Battery Disconnect and Connect (414-01 Battery, Mounting and Cables, General Procedures).
  1. With the vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist.
    Refer to: Jacking and Lifting - Overview (100-02 Jacking and Lifting, Description and Operation).
  1. Remove the LHR wheel and tire. Refer to: Wheel and Tire (204-04A Wheels and Tires, Removal and Installation).
    • Remove the nuts.
      Torque: 22 lb.in (2.5 Nm)
    • Remove the screws.
      Torque: 13 lb.in (1.5 Nm)
    • Remove the bolt.
      Torque: 89 lb.in (10 Nm)
    • Remove the LHR wheel liner.
  1. Loosen both clamps and remove the hose.
    Torque: 28 lb.in (3.2 Nm)
    • Remove the quick release couplings.
      Refer to: Quick Release Coupling (310-00A Fuel System - General Information - 2.3L EcoBoost (201kW/273PS), General Procedures).
    • Detach the clip and position the drain hose aside.
    • Remove and dicard the bolts.
      Torque: 80 lb.in (9 Nm)
    • Detach the clip.
    • Remove bolts and position aside the brake hose.
      Torque: 71 lb.in (8 Nm)
  1. Remove and Discard the Fuel Filler Door Assembly.
    Refer to: Fuel Filler Door Assembly (501-03 Body Closures, Removal and Installation).
  1. Remove wheel hub nut.
    Refer to: Wheel Bearing and Wheel Hub (204-02 Rear Suspension, Removal and Installation).
    • Support the lower control arm using a jack stand.
    • Remove and discard the upper control arm outer bolt and nut.
      Torque: 76 lb.ft (103 Nm)
  1. Remove and discard the lower arm vertical link upper bolt and position aside the knuckle to allow room to remove the fuel filler pipe.
    Torque: 76 lb.ft (103 Nm)
  1. Remove the fuel filler pipe by pulling up on the pipe through the fuel filler door assembly hole and swinging the bottom of the fuel filler pipe past the subframe.

Installation

  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.

    Removal and Installation - Fuel Tank

    Special Tool(s) / General Equipment Transmission Jack Removal NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation steps. Release the fuel system pressure...

    Acceleration Control

    ..

    Other information:

    Ford Explorer 2020-2021 Owners Manual: Principle of Operation


    WARNING: Vehicle modifications involving braking system, aftermarket roof racks, suspension, steering system, tire construction and wheel and tire size may change the handling characteristics of your vehicle and may adversely affect the performance of the electronic stability control system...

    Ford Explorer 2020-2021 Service Manual: Removal and Installation - Rear Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (RHVAC) Control Module


    Special Tool(s) / General Equipment Interior Trim Remover Removal NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation details. Release the clips and position the floor console rear trim panel out. Use the General Equipment: Interior Trim Remover Disconnect the electrical connectors and remove the floor console rear trim panel...

    Categories

    Windshield Wipers

    Push the lever up or down to operate the windshield wipers.

    A - Single wipe.

    read more

     
    Copyright © 2021 www.foexplorer.com