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I have a 2000 buick century I am attempting to replace the fuel pump I am having a problem disconnecting the fuel lines from the pump is there a special tool to do that?

Mechanic's Assistant: When did you last fill the tank? And do you smell gasoline around the engine?

Fill tank a week ago. gas is low

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Century yourself? What have you tried so far?

Need to change pump because the float is bad

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No gasoline smell

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Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 7 months ago
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
hello
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I have a 2000 buick century. I need to disconnect the fuel lines from the fuel pump. Do I need a special tool to perform that task? If so, what is the tool?
Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 7 months ago

do the lines that connect to the tank have clear tabs like this video ?

if so you squeeze then in to remove them like the video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLNsXxPeFL4

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Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 7 months ago

sorry try this here

i use needle nose pliers to squeeze in the clips to remove the lines

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89Xvfcno5W4

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Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 7 months ago

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Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 7 months ago

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Needle nose pliers worked
Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 7 months ago

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