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Old 07-11-2019, 09:00 AM
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I was told by AutoBarn I needed 2 fuel filters? So I brought both. He said 1 is a inline filter located near the wheel of the car 2006 Mazda 3 maxxX sport 2.0l and the other 1 is a in tank filter? Located in the tank (big job) Is this true ? Is there 2 fuel filters or was he stooge'n me haha from every where I've read it's only got a inline filter.
 
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Old 07-11-2019, 10:23 AM
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The "filter" in the tank is really just a screen and should last the life of the car unless you got gas from a mud-puddle.

Said another way, jut replace the inline filter and call it a day.
 
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Old 07-13-2019, 01:23 AM
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BK Mazda 3 only has a external filter. Only the facelift BL Mazda three onwards went to a intank filter.
 
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