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How to Replace The Fuel Filter of Generator Set?

Jul. 27, 2022

Replacing the filter element of the generator set is an inevitable task in maintenance. Some users want to replace it by themselves, but do not know how to operate it. The generator set manufacturer will list the detailed process:


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The procedure for replacing a generator set filter is as follows:


1. Unscrew the combined housing and filter element of the generator set and discard the filter element.


2. Fill the filter of the generator set with clean fuel.


3. For the filter of the equipment generator set, tighten it by hand until the gasket stops when it touches the filter head, and then tighten it by half a turn and 3/4 turn.


During this process, you must pay attention to the tightening of the tool, which will crack the generator filter head. Next, is the process of replacing the filter element of the generator set:


1. Turn on the oil drain switch of the generator set, and release the fuel turbidity and sediment inside.


2. Loosen the nut on the top of the fuel generator filter of the generator set, release the dirt, then clean the generator filter housing and install a new filter element.


3. Install the new gasket of the generator set on the generator filter and install the filter element of the filter housing. Tighten it with a wrench, and then fill the generator filter cover with clean fuel, so that the fuel supply can be accelerated when the engine of the generator set is started.


4. Check the connections on the filter head of the generator set for leaks.


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