Fuel Filter Replacement

Fuel Filter Replacement at Larry H. Miller Toyota Boulder

The fuel filter of your Toyota helps to regulate the gasoline pumped into the engine for aerosolization, keeping out any dirt, grime, or particles. While a fuel filter lasts longer than an oil filter, it will still need replacement every so often. We encourage you to order a new filter online or schedule an appointment with our service center in Boulder, CO, at Larry H. Miller Toyota Boulder. Let us answer your questions about fuel filter replacement.

What is a Fuel Filter and What Does it Look Like?

The fuel filter for a Toyota looks similar to the oil filter. It resembles a cylinder with tubes moving into it to deliver fuel in and out. This filter keeps the gasoline you pump into your car clean. It does this by rooting out any dirt or particles which might remain from service station tanks stored underground.

When Should I Replace the Fuel Filter?

The fuel filter of your Toyota should undergo replacement once every 30,000 miles. We can include it among your 30/60/90K scheduled service along with a host of other procedures. If you drive a Toyota electric or fuel cell car, it does not need a fuel filter replacement. However, you should schedule general maintenance for the electric motor at 30,000 miles as well.

What Happens When the Fuel Filter Stops Working?

Just like with the oil filter, a worn-out fuel filter can lose its ability to provide proper purity of fuel. This can lead to fuel economy issues ion the long-term. If a fuel filter stops working, it may cause damage to the engine from unfiltered fuel, or even back up the fuel delivery system entirely.

Schedule a Service Appointment Today!

When your fuel filter needs replacement, schedule a service appointment and visit our service center at Larry H. Miller Toyota Boulder for more information. You can either order the part online or schedule an appointment with our technicians during regular business hours. We hope to see you soon!

Contact

Larry H. Miller Toyota Boulder

2465 48th Court
Directions Boulder, CO 80301

  • Service: 855-996-3341

Hours

  • Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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    2465 48th Court
    Boulder, CO 80301

    • Sales: 855-996-3340
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