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Melling Oil Filter Adapter

Part No. MFA350 Warranty Details  

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A Melling oil filter adapter for GM applications is available should one be damaged or lost during the engine repair/rebuilding process. The Melling oil filter adapter serves as a filter bypass as well as allowing the required oil filter to be attached. Why take a chance on an oil filter adapter that might not function properly. Install a new Melling oil filter adapter.

Product Features:
  • Engineered to provide consistent, durable performance
  • Precision manufactured with high quality materials
  • Performance meets or exceeds OE specifications
  • 1 year limited warranty
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Filter Adapter Type:Stock Replacement
Gasket Or Seal Included:No
High Pressure:No
High Volume:No
Material:Aluminum
Pickup Screen Included:No

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  • Q:

    what gasket is used with this adapter
    Asked on 9/1/2016 by demoman from middle rivr md

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      I'm glad to assist, Demoman! There is no gasket required when installing this Melling Oil Filter Adapter - Part No. MFA350. This adapter will sit up inside the block and your oil filter will now seal directly against the engine block.

      Answered on 9/3/2016 by Solomon from AAP
  • Q:

    Can this be used as an adapter to replace the cartridge type oil filter found on older 327 Chevrolet engines? Not sure if this item is for that purpose or not.
    Asked on 7/21/2016 by Sam

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      Hi Sam, happy to assist you! This Melling Oil Filter Adapter (Part No. MFA350) is made for use with a remote cooler and/or a remote filter. This adapter convert the oil filter landing on the engine block to an oil passage. It is not for use with 90 degree filter applications. It is for use on large diameter vertical filter only.

      Answered on 7/22/2016 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    Can this be used to delete the oil cooler adapter currently on my block head of the oil filter, 1994 Chevrolet Caprice 5.7litre ?
    Asked on 10/28/2014 by Glenn from United States

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      Hi Glenn, I'm not sure if it can be used to delete your current oil cooler adapter. It is cataloged for your application as long as it is not a 90 degree filter. It is for the large vertical filter applications.

      Answered on 10/29/2014 by Solomon
  • Q:

    Does it need a gasket?
    Asked on 6/9/2014 by longcruise from colorado

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      A:

      Hi Longcruise, glad to assist you! Yes, this part require a gasket.

      Answered on 6/9/2014 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    I understand this product doesn't come with mounting bolts, I also understand from previous postings it requires 5/16 mounting bols. My question is< whats the length of these required bolts?
    Asked on 3/28/2014 by chuck from new jersey

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      Hi Chuck, I'm happy to help! Yes, a one inch length bolt should work with this oil filter adapter.

      Answered on 4/7/2014 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
  • Q:

    does this by passes the lines for the cooler?
    Asked on 3/19/2013 by cam

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      For assisting you further on this Melling Oil Filter Adapter - part# MFA350, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle. You may also call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

      Answered on 3/20/2013 by Vincent from AAP
  • Q:

    This fix a 454 gen IV, I'm going to take out the sandwich with cooling lines.
    Asked on 12/19/2012 by Gabo from Hollywood, FL

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      For further assistance regarding the Melling Oil Filter Adapter (Part No. MFA350), please provide the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle. For more information, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

      Answered on 12/20/2012 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    what size bolts do I need?
    Asked on 10/31/2012 by Scott from Thousand Oaks Ca.

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      The Melling Oil Filter Adapter - Part No. MFA350 requires 5/16" mounting bolts. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto store and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

      Answered on 11/2/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
  • Q:

    my corvette has the reusable filter will this fit?
    Asked on 1/4/2012 by Anonymous from travelers rest sc

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      In order to check the exact fit application, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle and we would be better able to assist you.

      Answered on 1/7/2012 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    does this part come with monting bolts
    Asked on 1/1/2012 by Anonymous

    2 answers

    • A:

      nope

      Answered on 1/5/2012 by ron from ga
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      A:

      No, I am sorry. This Melling Oil Filter Adapter(Part No. MFA350) does not come with mounting bolts.

      Answered on 1/2/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
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