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Where is the fuel filter on a 2003 ford explorer?

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Where is the fuel filter on a 2003 ford explorer?

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The fuel filter is located under the vehicle right next to the fuel tank towards the front of the vehicle. There is a plastic cover with 2 bolts that needs to be removed in order to acess the fuel filter. It will be difficult to change if you do not have a lift to work under.



Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Is it insde a long retangular plastic box? If so, it appears the drive shaft must be removed just to change the fuel filter.

No. It is located here on the tank:



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