2001 chevy tracker: just bought where is the fuel filter The fuel filter is located at the rear of the vehicle near the fuel tank. Disconnect the negative battery cable. Raise the vehicle on a hoist. Refer to Lifting and Jacking the Vehicle. How do i replace a fuel filter on a 95 4x4 geo tracker - ASAP Fig. Fig. 3: The fuel filter on fuel-injected Sidekick, Tracker, Sidekick Sport and X-90 models is mounted closer to the fuel tank than the filter used on Samurai models . The fuel filter is not designed to be disassembled. The entire assembly is replaced when necessary.