How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump (2010-2013)

By | September 23, 2020

How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump
Replacing the fuel pump on a 2012 (2010-2013) Toyota Corolla is a straight forward job that falls in the DIY category.

Of course, if in doubt be sure to call a professional.

Be sure to take all the necessary precautions when working with gas since it is highly combustible.

(2010-2013) Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump Location
The fuel pump is located under the rear seat.
How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump Location
Once the rear seat is removed the pump is underneath a cover.

Items Needed

  • Screw Driver
  • Pliers
  • Fuel Pump Removal Tool

Some basic tools will be needed mainly a flat head screw driver and pliers to remove clips.

A large plastic ring holds the pump in place with most using a low-cost Toyota fuel pump removal tool to make the job easier.

Other tools can sometimes be used to remove the ring but the tool is recommended.

2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump on Amazon
Electric Fuel Pump Module Assembly Herko Premium High Performance 156GE

Toyota Fuel Pump Removal Tool on Amazon
LPHUMEX Fuel Pump Removal Tool – Fuel Pump Lock Ring Tool, Fuel Tank Repair Kit, Fuel Tank Lid Cover Remove Spanner, 3/8″ to 1/2″ Adjustable Lock Ring Spanner

How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump (2010-2013)

  1. Remove the back seat
  2. How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump Step 1

  3. Remove the fuel pump cover
  4. Remove the electrical connections
  5. Remove the hoses
  6. Remove the clips
  7. Turn outer ring counter clockwise
  8. Remove the old fuel pump
  9. How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump Step 7

  10. Install the new fuel pump
  11. Tighten outer ring clockwise
  12. How To Replace 2012 Toyota Corolla Fuel Pump Step 9

  13. Reattach hoses and clips
  14. Reattach cover
  15. Insert back seat
  16. Test fuel pump



 




 

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