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I need to find where the fuel filter is for a Grand Cherokee V8. 1993. the car starts but will not take stepping on the gas, the engine dies. I would like to change the fuel filter but I can't find it. I can get engine to start but usually dies when I step on the gas pedal either right away or very shortly after.

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On any car or engine, you can always start at the fuel injector or carbourator and follow the line leading to it backwards till you find any part of the fuel system your looking for, including modified ones. This should only take a few minutes and has the advantage of exposing any other things (like pressure regulators, etc) also in the system that may have caused a problem. Uh...this also works from the gas tank and following it forward...or anywhere along the system you want to start! I believe Valvoline Oil Change told me they cant replace my fuel filter due to it being located in the fuel tank. On a 1993 Jeep Cherokee 4.0 it should be mounted to the body, should be located on the body around your driver's side rear tire. If you get up under there you should see it. Hope this helps.

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It is located in the fuel/ gas tank.

Posted on May 20, 2009

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    Rate my solution when you get to your fuel pump and replace it.

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