How to replace fuel filter on 2004 Ford Ranger - YouTube Click to view on Bing2:16Jun 09, 2014General tip for how to change the fuel filter on Ford Ranger. This is a 2004 V6 4. Always use proper safety equipment. Recommended for professionals only. Do at your own risk.Author: lukasz krolakViews: 55K 2004 Ford Ranger Fuel Filter: Where Is Fuel Filter Located I have a 1990 ranger, so I'm not sure my fuel filter is located where your is, but to find your, just start at your fuel tank, and follow your fuel line. It should take you to your fuel filter. Mine is mounted on the rail/frame just about where the driver seat is.