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Old 05-09-2011, 06:01 PM
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oil filter return tube just broke

Changed my oil tonite and when tightening the cap I heard a crack. It was only about halfway tightened. I took it off and the whole top of the return tube was broken in pieces. The inside of the cap has a crack too. All thats left of the return tube is the round cylinder part, or the main tube with the groves in it.

My question is, if i get all the plastic pieces out of the housing can iIput the filter in and drive the truck a short distance? I have no other transportation tommorow and I'm hoping to find a local dealer who has the part in stock. Thanks for any help.
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This just happen to me about 10 mins ago. Mine hit the floor. Do you happen to have the part number for the Return Tube at all?

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Old 11-06-2011, 10:57 AM
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3C3Z-6C755-AA thats the part number.
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