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#489028 - 06/12/06 01:42 AM Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
BlownF150 Offline


Registered: 05/03/06
Posts: 151
Loc: Louisiana
Looking to cross reference the oil filter from a Kawasaki FH430V, 15hp V-twin OHV engine. The stock filter part number is 49065-2078. The searches I did turned up a few cross references but nothing concrete. Anyone have a good online reference they know of? Also would like to get the thread info...think it's a 3/4"-16 with a 2 5/8" o-ring dia.

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#489029 - 06/12/06 11:51 PM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
dwendt44 Offline


Registered: 05/17/06
Posts: 3571
Loc: Central Wisconsin
You may have to check with a master filter catalog.
I have done so for some auto filters(checking can size).
Fram USED ato have a full listing(sizes and gaskets), no more. Now I have a Purolator catalog; it's harder to do a thread/gasket search, but it can be done.
Don't have time to check for you.
Also, how much room do you have for a larger or longer filter?

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#489030 - 06/13/06 12:48 AM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
BlownF150 Offline


Registered: 05/03/06
Posts: 151
Loc: Louisiana
Can definitely fit a taller filter there. Have about as much room as there can be as there is no shroud or cover over the engine. I think the possible crosses are:

WIX 51394
Purolator L14476

Don't know for sure though.

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#489031 - 06/13/06 07:24 AM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
Bror Jace Offline


Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 4960
Loc: Saratoga, NY
Yup, Wix has a great site for looking up filters:

http://www.wixfilters.com/filterlookup/results.asp?PartNo=490652078&Submit=Search

--- Bror Jace

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#489032 - 06/13/06 08:33 PM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
TLAR640 Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 117
Loc: south AL
If the above listed Wix 51394 is a crossover for your application, take a look at the slightly taller 51396. I use this on a 19hp Kawasaki.

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#489033 - 06/14/06 08:58 AM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
BlownF150 Offline


Registered: 05/03/06
Posts: 151
Loc: Louisiana
Awesome...just what I was looking for. I can get those locally much cheaper than what Kawasaki wants (nearly $10/filter). I will try the longer one too...shouldn't have any problem fitting it.


Thanks guys.

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#489034 - 06/16/06 08:50 AM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
Bror Jace Offline


Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 4960
Loc: Saratoga, NY
"Kawasaki wants nearly $10/filter."

OEM filters are a rip off in these applications. [Roll Eyes]

--- Bror Jace

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#489035 - 06/16/06 06:51 PM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
ssmokn Offline


Registered: 07/18/02
Posts: 330
Loc: USA

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#489036 - 06/18/06 09:10 AM Re: Kawasaki FH430V oil filters
rphart Offline


Registered: 05/04/06
Posts: 18
Loc: Mt. Vernon, IL
Running Motorcraft FL400S on my liquid cooled 26HP Kawasaki. Hard to find a better filter than the Motorcraft S series. Much longer filter, holds more oil. Gasket slightly larger diameter but plenty of room on filter land. No problems. $3.28 at Walmart.

Randy

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