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Old 10-05-2009, 03:42 PM   #1
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Default Can I use EJ25 Oil Filters on a EJ20?

As the title asks, can I use EJ25 Oil Filters on a EJ20? I was given a few extra STi filters but have a WRX. Couldn't find the answer on here yet, so how about it?
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:45 PM   #2
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I'm 99.999% sure that all of the OEM 'turbo' oil filters are the same, so I say go for it.
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Old 10-05-2009, 04:46 PM   #3
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Yes, the 2.5L filters are smaller than the 2.0L filters. The opposite is not true, you can't use 2.0L filters (as they were originally spec-ed....ie Purolator 14460 sized filters) on the 2.5L due to header clearance.

The thread spec and gasket diameter are the same for both, just can size difference.
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Old 10-05-2009, 06:14 PM   #4
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all EJ-series OEM oil filters superceded to the same part# 15208AA12A. in other words, yes.
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Old 10-05-2009, 06:33 PM   #5
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Great, thanks everyone.
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