youtubeImage: youtubeThe fuel filter on a Ford Ranger is located underneath the chassisand requires safely raising the truck as well as releasing the fuel pressure from the system to access it. Once the fuel pressure is released, the filter can be accessed and replaced without draining the gas tank. How Do You Replace a Fuel Filter on a Ford Ranger Is this answer helpful?Thanks!Give more feedbackThanks!How can it be improved?How can the answer be improved?Tell us how How do you change a fuel filter ona 2009 ranger - Ford Jul 10, 2010Re: How do you change a fuel filter ona 2009 ranger If you don't want to find the use for the fuel pump, you can also activate the fuel cutoff switch (forget the exact term for it), then run it till the truck stalls itself out.Fuel problem after change fuel filter - Ford Ranger ForumSep 19, 20152003 Ranger Edge: where's the fuel filter? - Ford Ranger ForumApr 20, 20132004 4.0 fuel filter change - Ford Ranger ForumDec 10, 2009fuel filter - Ford Ranger ForumOct 09, 2009See more results Where is the fuel filter located at on a 2009 ford e250 Where is the fuel filter located at on a 2009 ford e250 van? the fuel filter on a 1986 ford ranger is located on the inside of the frame on the drivers side in front of the gas tank.