Mercury Cougar

Is it necessary to depressurize the fuel line to change the fuel filter on a 1999 Mercury Cougar 2.5 V6?


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2015-07-16 18:10:54
2015-07-16 18:10:54

Either that or put a rag around the fitting you are loostening to keep from spraying fuel all over the place.


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