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Old 11-23-2013, 01:41 PM
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Home Built Coolant Filter

Thought id pass along a few pics of my home made coolant filter setup on my 6.4. Parts and price list below.

Fleetguard Filter Head P/N 257715 - $30 on ebay
Fleetguard Coolant Filter P/N WF2077 - Included with ebay deal
2x 3/8, 3/8 Barbed Fitting - 2$ a piece at Lowes
1" 1/2" 1" Pex Tee Connector - 7$ Lowes
1/2" 1/2" 1/2" Pex Tee Connector -4$ Lowes
12ft 1/2" ID Rubber Hose - 1$ /FT Lowes
Misc Host Clamps - $5 Lowes
Teflon thread tape - 50c Lowes







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Old 11-23-2013, 02:25 PM
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Good post! Very helpful for people like me who haven't done the kit yet. Thanks!


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Old 11-23-2013, 03:00 PM
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saved a lot of dough by doing it myself too!
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Old 11-23-2013, 03:09 PM
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saved a lot of dough by doing it myself too!
Definitely! It really helps when someone posts exact details of everything bought, bc I'll keep putting something off if I don't have the list of everything needed lol :lazy:


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Old 11-23-2013, 03:24 PM
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I did the same thing. Much cheaper then buying the sinister or equal.
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Old 11-23-2013, 05:46 PM
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Kyle is this the same coolant filter head n filter you have? Just checkin.

http://www.dieselmanor.com/fleetguard/257715S.asp


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Old 11-23-2013, 05:56 PM
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thats the one. I bought mine on ebay and it came with the head, bracket and two filters for 29.99$ with free shipping.
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Old 11-23-2013, 06:09 PM
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Damn that's a deal! I'll be sure to put that on my Christmas list for the wife


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Old 11-23-2013, 07:19 PM
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Can u post the link? I'm having trouble finding it on eBay for that price


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Old 11-23-2013, 08:02 PM
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That's because I bought it lol. I guess I just lucked out cause I don't see that deal listed again.
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