Diesel fuel filter replacement on X250
Link to part I
The housing postioned in the essential tool mounted gently in a vice
The securing ring removed anticlockwise with half inch drive ratchet.
Housing cap now lifted off
Filter rotate and pull to remove
New filter insert and rotate anticlockwise
Seal shown hanging
Replace top cap with respect to correct position of inlet outlet, taking a photo or marking postion before dismantling is a good idea
refit securing ring and assembly tool and tighten to 30nm
Can be sourced for sub Ģ18 delivered
It is inconceivable that the housing can be damaged and leak if this tool is used.