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HELP! Anyone got a oil filter tightening tool in Sussex??

Old 08-31-2018, 01:31 AM
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I'm off to the 'Ring next weekend. Changed oil and filter ahead of that, and have wound that filter on by hand, but cant get it the full 7/8 of a turn...does anyone have the tool I could borrow over the weekend pleeeeease???
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Old 08-31-2018, 01:35 AM
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Where in Sussex are you?
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Old 08-31-2018, 01:43 AM
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Old 08-31-2018, 03:19 AM
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Just had a look - I can't find mine - just in the middle of a big house project so shit every where...
When you get sorted - come to the Bolney meet, 3rd Thursday of the month
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I will if you find you your oil filter tool....
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Old 08-31-2018, 06:56 AM
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IIRC - the oil filter tool is the same as the Mitsubishi tool - htune want sill money - tegiwa are reasonable.

There is RS components in Crawley -

https://uk.rs-online.com/web/p/produ...E&gclsrc=aw.ds

Unit 2B Old Brighton Road
Lowfield Heath
Gatwick, Crawley, RH11 0PW
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Worth trying Halfrauds, they do the laser one.
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The CTA Tools A257 Cap-Type Oil Filter Wrench - 80-Millimeter is available in every auto parts store in North America for 5 bucks and I'm guessing you can find one in the UK as well.

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I have one mate, I’m near Billingshurst.
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you should only do it up hand tight, I've never used a tool to tighten an oil filter in my life?
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