I just replaced mine a couple weeks ago.
It is on the underside of the car, in between the two rear tires (closer to the driver's side wheel, though). Mine had a casing around it, so it was kinda hidden from view. Hope this helped!
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The filter is located under the vehicle on the left frame rail near the front of fuel tank.
You must remove the bolt securing the fuel filter bracket strap. Use a fuel line quick release tool (available at any comercial parts store) to disconnect the fuel lines from the filter. Remove the filter.
To install, simply click the fuel lines onto the new filter and install the filter into the braket and secure with the bolt.
Fuel Filter (behind gas tank)
Removal & InstallationTo Remove: NOTE: There is no maintenance schedule for fuel filter replacement. Replace the fuel filter if restricted. Inspect the fuel tank internally if you find a restricted fuel filter.
Typical inline fuel filter
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
Relieve the fuel system pressure.
Raise and safely support the vehicle.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Quick connect fitting at the fuel filter inlet
Fuel filter outlet fitting from the fuel filter while holding the filter fitting with a back-up wrench
Fuel filter from the vehicle
Fuel line O-ring.
Position the new fuel filter in the bracket.
Install a new plastic retainer on the fuel inlet line.
Lubricate the new fuel pipe O-ring with clean engine oil.
Install the fuel pipe O-ring.
Reconnect the fuel outlet line to the filter by holding the filter with a back-up wrench and tightening the line fitting to 20 ft lbs (27 Nm).
It is located under the drivers side of the vehicle, towards the rear. Follow the metal tubing to the rear, and you will see a small canister. That is the filter. You just detatch it and install new. BEFORE you do, buy a new one and note how it is installed. Verry easy. BEWARE! gas will run out of BOTH ends of the tubing as you remove it and out of the filter. They are directional. You have to put it in a certain way. It will be marked with an arrow.
Removal & Installation
Two types of filters are used, depending on the vehicle. Both are located between the rear axle and the fuel tank.
Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Unscrew the cover box.
Fuel pump/filter assembly
Fuel pump package cover
Remove the gas cap, fuel pump cover and pressure hoses.
Loosen the screws and remove the filter. Remove the connecting plug from the old filter and install it on a new filter using a new gasket.
Install a new filter in the direction of flow. Always replace the copper gaskets.
Replace the attaching screws.
Install the pressure hoses, pump cover and gas cap. Torque the banjo fittings to 80 inch lbs. (9 Nm).
Install the fuel filter in the holder by positioning it in the center of the transparent holder. Be sure the plastic sleeve between the fuel filter and fuel pump is installed. Galvanic corrosion may occur in cases of direct contact between these components.
Replace the cover box and check for proper sealing.
If the car stalling then the owner of the car should check on the fuel pump assembly. prepare the tools and equipment in servicing the fuel pump,the fuel lines and the fuel filters.In the fuel pump you have to locate the fuel pump,disconnect fuel lines from the fuel pump,remove fuel pump from the engine,dis-assemble fuel pump, check the diaphram for defect , replace defective parts,assemble and install the fuel pump. In checking the fuel lines : prepare the tools or equipment in servicing the fuel lines .So that the fuel will flow freely and no abstraction within the fuel lines.locate the the fuel lines ,visual inspection on dual line for leakage, disconnect lines at fuel pump and fuel tank .use compress air to remove sediment on fuel lines,re-install fuel lines to the unit. the fuel filters :prepare the equipment or tools in checking the fuel filters that is going to be used.So that when fuel filters is removed ,no fuel will spill on the vehicle and no parts are lost or broken.Locate fuel filter,disconnect lines at fuel filter ,observe safety practices ,If the fuel filter is dirty then you have to clean it but if it is worn out and not anymore to be used then install new fuel filter.