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Old 03-14-2001, 10:56 PM
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I torque my oil filter per spec to avoid problems, however I noticed that the little mercedes emblem on the top of the oil filter is at the 12:00 position when torqued to spec. You might want to use this as a reference point if you don't have a torque wrench.
1998 Mercedes E320, 200K Miles
2001 Acura 3.2TL, 178K Miles
1992 Chevy Astro, 205K Miles
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