how do you remove the bolt holding the fuel filter and fuel pump for my 1981 280 CE Mercedes Benz

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Asked by Jul 22, 2013 at 01:02 AM about the 1981 Mercedes-Benz 280

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Is this like a 3" in diameter "sausage" with fittings on each end or a cartridge type where it needs to be parted in the middle?

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it has a boat near the filter a little the pipe that goes into it and then another boat on the end

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cannot grip it to put a wrench without breaking it? is it glass? if you've got the cartridge is a matter of disassembly, then...really wish I could come and help you, but get a solid grip with a big channel locks if necessary~ there is a "spring" what holds the cap on?...as I can invision...think you must slide this spring cap aside ~?

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thank you I appreciate the effort I'm going to take a picture and see if someone can tell me how to take this thing off

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hi I need some assistance I have a 280 se Mercedes that has been parked for two years, now I need to start this beauty of mine, can anyone advise me on the first step.

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