JEGS 555-80532 Oil Filter Cutting Tool Features:
- See what is inside your oil filter to help determine the condition of your engine
- Fits filters up to 5 1/2 in. in diameter for most popular applications
- Operates like a can opener by rotating the filter as you turn the handle to apply pressure to the cutting wheel
- Complete your engine diagnostic tool arsenal with this valuable piece of equipment
- Black finish for great looks and long life
What is the diameter of a standard oil filter?
- A standard oil filter typically has a diameter of approximately 3 to 4 inches.
How do you remove an oil filter without a tool?
- While it's recommended to use a proper tool, you can try using a rubber strap wrench or channel locks to carefully grip and turn the oil filter counterclockwise for removal.
How do you cut an oil filter?
- The JEGS 555-80532 Oil Filter Cutting Tool is designed for the job. Simply secure the filter, adjust the tool, and rotate to cut and inspect the filter's contents.
What is the best tool to remove an oil filter?
- The best tool for oil filter removal is a purpose-built oil filter wrench. The right tool ensures a secure grip and easy removal without damaging the filter or surrounding components.
WARNING: Motor vehicles contain fuel, oils and fluids, battery posts, terminals and related accessories which contain lead and lead compounds and other chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and other reproductive harm. These chemicals are found in vehicles, vehicle parts and accessories, both new and as replacements. When being serviced, these vehicles generate used oil, waste fluids, grease, fumes and particulates, all known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, and reproductive harm.
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