oil filter



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  • nvrlift

Posted August 02, 2001 - 10:45 AM

#1

which way does the oil filter go into the housing....open end out or in?

  • eBayThumper

Posted August 02, 2001 - 12:41 PM

#2

Open end in...

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  • sirthumpalot

Posted August 02, 2001 - 01:25 PM

#3

I believe that the open end goes out (facing the plate that you remove). The plate should have a slotted piece of metal sticking out which will fit snugly into the whole in the filter (at least it's this way on my 01' 426).

  • Bill

Posted August 02, 2001 - 02:22 PM

#4

Sirthumpy,

You are correct. The cover has a "tang" that goes into the filter, so the hole is outboard.

Bill

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