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fuel filters?

Discussion in '1982-Present GM Diesel' started by 82K5_6.5L, Feb 7, 2003.

  1. 82K5_6.5L

    82K5_6.5L 1/2 ton status

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    how often do u have to change the fuel filters in my diesel? like mile wise?? mine was last changed about 3k miles ago when i got the blazer.. and what are some other things that i need to change at the time that i need to change those?? thanks!!!
     
  2. 86DIESEL

    86DIESEL Registered Member

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    I change the filter on my 6.2 every few oil changes.
     
  3. Can Can

    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    I put on about 15k to 20k kilometers(about 12k miles) a year. I swap the filters out every spring.
     
  4. Tybee

    Tybee 1/2 ton status

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    I think the factory recommends 15,000 miles.
     
  5. imiceman44

    imiceman44 1 ton status

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    I think it's time I change mine, I've had it for 2 years now and have about 15k on it.
     

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