From the moment you turn the key, your fuel system, including your fuel filter, starts delivering fuel. It pumps the
gas from the tank to the engine, making sure you have the power you need to get to your destination. All vehicles, from your
vehicle to a hot rod, work van or family car, have different engine setups and part sizes. When you find that you need to
replace parts, you can trust that we'll have the right ones for your vehicle.
A critical part of any vehicle, fuel filters trap contaminants as fuel flows through the line to the engine. Since most fuel
injectors have parts that operate on very tight tolerances, even the finest particles such as grit and dirt create
clogs. When this happens, you're left with a stream that doesn't fully ignite and a vehicle that's not getting enough fuel
to propel it, regardless of how full your tank is. The result is usually a hit on your fuel economy, poor performance and
Over time, it becomes necessary to replace your automotive fuel filter. The particles it filters
get caught within the media and the housing, resulting in a restricted flow. When the filter is at capacity, it can cause
your engine to misfire, hesitate or even stall, leaving you stranded or struggling to reach your destination. When you have
a restricted flow, the particles may continue to flow throughout your fuel system, wearing out the fuel pump
and resulting in more problems.
A totally clogged fuel filter may
result in your car refusing to start. To avoid a malfunctioning fuel system, you should replace worn out components regularly.
To start shopping for your new car fuel filter, enter your vehicle year and make, and let us help you find the replacement