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#4755771 - 05/13/18 10:35 AM Bigger filter 5.7
ridgerunner Offline


Registered: 01/14/09
Posts: 814
Loc: PA
Just changed my oil today on my Dodge 2500 5.7 Hemi. Used a Fram XG2 filter and put in Amsoil 0-20 SS oil. Gonna run it for more than a yr. and do a UOA on it. Anyway got looking at the filter area under the truck. I could put a much longer filter on there if one would fit. I mean a LOT longer one, like 12” longer. The ST ST2 filter I removed I used for an Auto RX rinse I cut open and it looked similar to a Fram ToughGuard filter FYI. So does anyone know if there is a larger/longer filter I could run? Not that I need to since the Fram XG2s I run for 2 OCI’s and are nearly spotless inside when cut open. Just curious.

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#4756032 - 05/13/18 03:33 PM Re: Bigger filter 5.7 [Re: ridgerunner]
SubieRubyRoo Offline


Registered: 05/14/12
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WIX 51592 is nearly 2" longer (the longest one with the right gasket diameter) and actually filters a couple microns better than the 51372. NAPA number would be 1592 for a NAPA Gold.


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#4756937 - 05/14/18 12:42 PM Re: Bigger filter 5.7 [Re: ridgerunner]
ridgerunner Offline


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Hmm. Was hoping for a large fleet filter that was built like a Fram Ultra. Probly wouldn’t have to change it for many yrs.

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