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1998 Buick Regal: I locate the fuel filter to determine

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I own a 1998 Buick...
I own a 1998 Buick Regal. How do I locate the fuel filter to determine if it needs to be replaced?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Buick
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4/24/2009
Buick Mechanic: ase_master327, Shop Owner replied 8 years ago
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Hi, thanks for asking!!
Which engine is in your Regal? 3.1, or the 3.8
If you have the 3.8 engine.. is it the supercharged version?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Do I just need my VIN to know which engine it is?
Buick Mechanic: ase_master327, Shop Owner replied 8 years ago
OK... it will be the 8th VIN digit that tells which engine is in your car.
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Buick Mechanic: ase_master327, Shop Owner replied 8 years ago
OK, this is a regular 3.8L engine.. non supercharged.

You will need a special quick disconnect tool, they cost about $5 at the auto parts store.

It is under the car, bolted to the frame.. here are the instructions:
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