Recent Topics
Stock Dodge Hellcat chassis dyno!
by Drew99GT
07/28/15 12:55 AM
1000 km tow with Ram 1500
by BrianF
07/28/15 12:17 AM
My 2001 Oldsmobile Aurora 4.0 83,000 Miles
by strongt
07/27/15 11:07 PM
Would this oil be good for a Generac stand-by gen?
by richiero
07/27/15 10:44 PM
Calcium the main thing for cleaning?
by Jake777
07/27/15 10:28 PM
Drain/fill 1 gallon of coolant at each oil change?
by Reddy45
07/27/15 10:19 PM
Posting youtube question
by spasm3
07/27/15 09:37 PM
950 million Android phones can be hijacked
by hatt
07/27/15 09:20 PM
Towing 6500+ with my Titan last wknd....
by Anthony
07/27/15 09:16 PM
W10 Tech-Preview Q
by sleddriver
07/27/15 08:52 PM
Typical oil loss in 2008 Honda CR-V?
by wildcatswo
07/27/15 08:29 PM
Recommendations for a Master Cylinder Brand
by edge10
07/27/15 08:23 PM
Newest Members
richiero, thestelster, Miguel67, NEKVT, miniastro
54854 Registered Users
Who's Online
32 registered (Bud, Dan55, 3311, Brad_C, bourne, Blue_Angel, 2 invisible), 577 Guests and 87 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
54854 Members
66 Forums
234976 Topics
3779433 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#325503 - 04/23/04 08:08 PM Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
Flintstone Offline


Registered: 04/03/04
Posts: 2
Loc: South Florida
Does anyone know of any filters the size of the Motorcraft 1A or 299 that are available with 22 x 1.5 threads? I'm looking for a longer filter to replace a MC FL-820S. Thanks.

Top
#325504 - 04/25/04 08:03 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
MNgopher Offline


Registered: 09/17/02
Posts: 3230
Loc: Lakeville, MN
At last check, there are no larger replacement filters for the FL-820s.

If you want a bigger filter, the best bet is to run a remote and set it up to run the FL-1A.

Top
#325505 - 04/25/04 09:22 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
TallPaul Offline


Registered: 10/22/03
Posts: 13056
Loc: By Detroit
Check this out. An adapter for M20x1.5 filter mount to make it fit a FL1A filter. Maybe there is a similar adapter available in the 22x1.5.
http://theoildrop.server101.com/cgi/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=6;t=001434

[ April 26, 2004, 12:27 AM: Message edited by: TallPaul ]

Top
#325506 - 08/25/04 01:46 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
FordManVT Offline


Registered: 03/28/03
Posts: 24
Loc: VT
If his engien bay is anything like mine, there is zero rrom for an adapter.

My solution was a remoe kit, summitt has a permacool kit for $40. It bolts right in, although AN lines are recomended. It uses the FL1A filter.

Top
#325507 - 08/25/04 05:14 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
Bill Kapaun Offline


Registered: 11/15/02
Posts: 788
Loc: Oregon
A Wix 51592 looks to be about the size of the FL-1A.

BP is a bit higher.

Wix 51592

[ August 25, 2004, 08:20 PM: Message edited by: Bill Kapaun ]

Top
#325508 - 08/25/04 05:56 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
T-Keith Offline


Registered: 01/20/04
Posts: 4865
Loc: MN
FL820S is already pretty big. I wouldn't spend a lot of money for a filter only an inch longer. Your filter is already bigger then 90% of them.

-T

Top
#325509 - 08/25/04 09:46 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
MNgopher Offline


Registered: 09/17/02
Posts: 3230
Loc: Lakeville, MN
What a weird cross reference! The 51592 is a filter for Komatsu and Onan engines, such as those found in mini-excavators, skid steers, and gensets. Whod've thunk... Now try and actually find one!

Next question is will it fit? I know on my F150 the filter is interesting enough to find its way on and off!

Top
#325510 - 08/29/04 07:47 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
MNgopher Offline


Registered: 09/17/02
Posts: 3230
Loc: Lakeville, MN
Good luck finding the oversize filter, equivalent of the Wix 51592. Trips to a few sources, including a few parts houses that carry odd stuff ended up being empty handed.

Top
#325511 - 08/29/04 08:03 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
brianl703 Offline


Registered: 05/07/04
Posts: 10487
Loc: Manassas, VA
There's a Baldwin equivalent for it. One of the online Baldwin filter suppliers might have it.

Would the 20PSI bypass matter?

Top
#325512 - 09/28/05 11:59 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
ford390gashog Offline


Registered: 05/21/05
Posts: 33
Loc: U.S.***
the 51592 is easy to get all napa stores have them here is the napa part number FIL1592 .

Top
#325513 - 04/03/06 10:23 PM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
crimsontide Offline


Registered: 12/15/03
Posts: 284
Loc: Charlotte, NC
anyone know the filter ratings of this filter??

Top
#325514 - 04/04/06 06:47 AM Re: Motorcraft FL-FL1A or FL-299 Equivalent with 22 x 1.5 mm Threads
nemir Offline


Registered: 11/22/04
Posts: 17
Loc: Big Spring TX
I took the oil filter stud to a machine shop, instructed the machinest to build a stud of the same dimintions except the outer end be made sae and fit the fl1A filter. It works and at a savings of 1.78, I shall break even in about 7 years.

Top