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I need to know where the fuel filter is located on my 1981 ford f150 automatic with two gas tanks on the left side.

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I have a 1981 F-150 that I bought new. The only fuel filters that I am aware of are downstream of the fuel pump inline and inline just before the carburetor there is a smaller one.

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