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Fuel System
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SECTION : 310-00 Fuel System
VEHICLE APPLICATION : 2006.0 BF Falcon
CONTENTS
PAGE
SPECIFICATIONS
Specifications ........................................................................................................................310-00-1
DESCRIPTION AND OPERATION
Fuel System ..........................................................................................................................310-00-2
Electrical Fuel Pump .............................................................................................................310-00-3
Evaporative Emission Control System ..................................................................................310-00-3
Fuel Filters ............................................................................................................................310-00-4
Fuel system shut off switch ..................................................................................................310-00-4
Fuel pressure regulator ........................................................................................................310-00-5
DIAGNOSIS AND TESTING
Fuel System ..........................................................................................................................310-00-6
Inspection and Verification ...................................................................................................310-00-6
Symptom Chart ....................................................................................................................310-00-6
Pinpoint Tests ......................................................................................................................310-00-6
GENERAL PROCEDURES
Pump Operation Check ..........................................................................................................310-00-9
Pressure Test .........................................................................................................................310-00-9
Fuel Flow (Volume) Test ........................................................................................................310-00-9
Draining Fuel ........................................................................................................................310-00-10
Purge Control Valve Testing ................................................................................................310-00-10
REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
Fuel Tank (Sedan) ...............................................................................................................310-00-11
Fuel Tank (Wagon) ..............................................................................................................310-00-11
Fuel Tank (Ute) ....................................................................................................................310-00-11
In-Line Filter .........................................................................................................................310-00-12
Fuel Supply and Fuel Return Lines .....................................................................................310-00-13
Vapour Lines ........................................................................................................................310-00-14
Carbon Canister ...................................................................................................................310-00-14
Fuel Module - Fuel Pump ....................................................................................................310-00-15
Sender Assembly .................................................................................................................310-00-16
Fuel Shut Off Switch ............................................................................................................310-00-17
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Fuel System
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SPECIFICATIONS
General Specifications
Description
Specification
Fuel Tank Capacities -- Total
Sedan
68 Litres
Wagon
69 Litres
Ute
75 Litres
PCM
For detailed electrical specifications of the fuel
injection system, refer to Diagnosis and Testing, in
Section 303-14.
Fuel Pump (I6 and 3vV8 engine)
Delivery (minimum)
278 cc in 10 seconds @
270 kPa,
13.2 Volts
Fuel Pump (I6 Turbo and 4vV8 engine)
Delivery (minimum)
417 cc in 10 seconds @
400 kPa,
13.2 Volts
Pressure at:
engine idle  225 kPa, 250 kPa I6HO
engine stationary
270 kPa, Base I6
270 kPa, Base V8
400 kPa, Turbo I6
Maximum pressure drop
10% in 10 seconds
on engine shut down
Fuel pump resistance at
< 10 ohms
loom connector:
Torque Specifications
Description
Nm
Pressure Regulator Tube Nut
27
Fuel Tank Retaining ShieldSedan
35
Fuel Tank Retaining Strap
28
Wagon/Ute
Sender Unit/Pump ScrewsAll
1.92.5
CAUTION: Do not use cutting torches or
equipment generating heat or sparks in
proximity of fuel tank.
CAUTION: No repair of fuel system
components is allowed. Repair is to be achieved
through replacement of non-functioning
components only. For example, a fuel line
assembly must be replaced if one of its
connectors is damaged or leaking.
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