2-46 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Oil Filter Replacement
Drain the engine oil (see Engine Oil Change).
Remove the oil filter [A] with the oil filter wrench [B].
Special Tool - Oil Filter Wrench: 57001-1249
Replace the filter with a new one.
Apply engine oil to the gasket [A] before installation.
Tighten the filter with the oil filter wrench.
Torque - Oil Filter: 17.2 N·m (1.75 kgf·m, 13 ft·lb)
Hand tightening of the oil filter can not be allowed since
it does not reach to this tightening torque.
Pour in the specified type and amount of oil (see Engine
Fuel Hose Replacement
When removing and installing the fuel hose joint, do
not apply strong force to the outlet pipe on the fuel
pump and delivery pipe on the throttle body assy.
The pipes made from resin could be damaged.
Remove the fuel tank (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel
System (DFI) chapter).
Be sure to place a piece of cloth [A] around the fuel hose
Insert a minus screw driver [B] into the slit [C] on the joint
Turn [A] the driver to disconnect the joint lock [B].
Pull [C] the fuel hose joint [D] out of the delivery pipe.
Be prepared for fuel spillage; any spilled fuel must
be completely wiped up immediately.
When the fuel hose is disconnected, fuel spills out
from the hose and the pipe. Cover the hose connec-
tion with a clean shop towel to prevent fuel spillage.