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Coolant Filter Tee position

After I had the Semi Bullet Proofing done it was recommended by the shop that I reinstall the coolant filter since I had removed it to make way for a crank case vent kit. I went ahead and Reinstalled it on the passenger side frame rail. I have the coolant supply Tee pointing up vertical but I've seen install pictures with the Tee pointing sideways or down. How important is the Tee placement as far as debris flow to the filter?

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-2003 F350 6.0 Fx4 Lariat w CLOUDRIDER grill
-12/02 build
-Toyo Open Country AT2 Xtremes 285/75/18
-4.30 gearing
-SCT current tune: Quick Tricks 40hp tow w/ Jake Brake
-Banks turbo back exhaust
-CFM+ largemouth intake kit
-DJs Fuel Intensifier
-Dieselsite coolant filter
-BD Diesel CCV filter
-Fumoto drain
-Autometer Cobalts in woodgrain pillars.
-Powerslot Cryo rotors & Hawk LTS pads
-KYB Monomax & Ride-rite airbags
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Thanks, I'm gonna roll my Tee over to the side like your pic. My hose run is all down hill from the Tee to the frame rail so maybe gravity will assist in moving the sand/solids to the filter and keeping them there. Thanks

-2003 F350 6.0 Fx4 Lariat w CLOUDRIDER grill
-12/02 build
-Toyo Open Country AT2 Xtremes 285/75/18
-4.30 gearing
-SCT current tune: Quick Tricks 40hp tow w/ Jake Brake
-Banks turbo back exhaust
-CFM+ largemouth intake kit
-DJs Fuel Intensifier
-Dieselsite coolant filter
-BD Diesel CCV filter
-Fumoto drain
-Autometer Cobalts in woodgrain pillars.
-Powerslot Cryo rotors & Hawk LTS pads
-KYB Monomax & Ride-rite airbags
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