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Old 07-09-2008, 03:30 PM
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Weird find in my oil filter

I did the first oil change on my powerstroke sence i bought. The guy before me did one right before i bought it. Anyways, when i drained the old oil out of the oil filter i found a spring in the center of the filter. The spring is complete and is 2" long and " wide.

any ideas on what this may of came from???
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Old 07-09-2008, 04:32 PM
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its to make sure the oil circulates and returns through the filter.

i have no idea but this is a free
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Old 07-09-2008, 04:43 PM
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Can you post a picture?
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Old 07-09-2008, 04:44 PM
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yup give me a minute
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Old 07-09-2008, 04:49 PM
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there we go
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Old 07-09-2008, 04:52 PM
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looks like the spring that goes in the oil filter on top of the motor.
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Old 07-09-2008, 05:05 PM
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Don't know for sure either...bet someone will come along that knows real soon.
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