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Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters

For Racor Spin-On Series Diesel Fuel Filter/Water Separator Elements.

Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
For Series 120AS, 2 Microns 411355 R12S
In stock online.

$26.99

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For Series 120RMAM, 2 Microns 253197 R12SUL
Ships when available.

$46.99

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For Series 120, 10 Microns 129660 R12T
In stock online.

$26.99

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For Series 215R, 30Micron 8413965 R15P
In stock online.

$36.99

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For Serieis 215R, 2 Micron 563371 R15S
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$36.99

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For Series 215R, 10Micron 8413973 R15T
In stock online.

$36.99

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For Series 200, 30 Microns 7727183 R20P
In stock online.

$34.99

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For Series 230R, 2 Micron 445199 R20S
In stock online.

$35.99

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For Series 230R, 10 Micron 231733 R20T
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$34.99

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For Series 220R, 2 Micron 411389 R24S
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$37.99

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For Series 220, 2 Microns 4478566 R24SUL
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$48.99

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For Series 220R, 10 Micron 465963 R24T
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$37.99

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For Series R25P, 30 Micron 10748515 R25P
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$36.99

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For Series 245R, 2 Micron 484651 R25S
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$36.99

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For Series 225R, 2 Micron 108565 R26S
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$41.99

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For Series 225RMAM, 2 Microns 4491601 R26SUL
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$54.99

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For Series 225R, 10 Micron 465971 R26T
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$39.99

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For Series 445R, 2 Micron 491219 R45S
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$34.99

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For Series 460R, 2 Micron 491227 R60
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$43.99

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For Racor Spin-On Series Diesel Fuel Filter/Water Separator Elements.

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RacorSpin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters
 
4.3

(based on 12 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (8)
  • Easy to use (5)
  • Well built / quality (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Large boats (6)
  • Sailing (5)
  • Small boats (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (6), Casual/ recreational (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (8)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Good product, nice improvements

Racor has improved the gaskets on the filter. They are flattened out and are no longer out of shape when you unwrap them. This means when you fill the filter with diesel and go...Read complete review

Racor has improved the gaskets on the filter. They are flattened out and are no longer out of shape when you unwrap them. This means when you fill the filter with diesel and go to thread it onto the housing its much easier.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Manufacturing Defect

I purchased this unit to install on my sailboat. Before I installed this unit, I attempted to unscrew the filter from the aluminum housing. I did this to ensure that the filter could...Read complete review

I purchased this unit to install on my sailboat. Before I installed this unit, I attempted to unscrew the filter from the aluminum housing. I did this to ensure that the filter could be removed and changed if necessary while I was out cruising.

I tried for 2 hours using a filter strap, filter wrench and a vise on a work bench at the marina. I also had a friend who works on offshore oil rigs help me. We were unsuccessful in removing the filter from the housing and we began to destroy both the filter and the housing.

I believe that the filters are assembled at the factory with an air wrench with such torque that the end user is literally unable to remove the filter.

Anyone who buys this product should make sure and remove the filter from the housing before installing this unit in a boat. Then coat the gasket with some diesel and hand tighten it onto the housing. The only reason not to do this would be if you believe you will never have to change the fuel filter.

I believe that many of these filters have been installed on boats, and when the boater needs to change a filter, possibly in a storm or in rough conditions, the filter will be physically impossible to change. This could lead to loss of the vessel and/or loss of life.

Reviewed by 12 customers

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5.0

Diesel Filter

By sailaway

from Michigan

Verified Buyer

Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

Good filter

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Pretty standard part. Came with new o rings

By Killian

from Nj

About Me Professional

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large Boats
    • Personal Watercraft
    • Sailing
    • Small Boats

    Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

    Just screw it on and you don't get water in your desiel

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    West Marine Employees Rock

    By don't remember

    from Toms River

    About Me Advanced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Easy To Use
    • Employees found at another store and sent us.
    • Quality Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

        Worked well.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        3.0

        they do what there suppost to do, but there to expensive

        By lkyusnret

        from Cancun Mexico

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Boats
          • Sailing

          Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

          used bonus points for half the cost

          Service and delivery comments:

          ok

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Good product, nice improvements

          By Josh R

          from Humble, TX

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Easy To Use
          • Quality Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Large Boats
            • Sailing

            Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

            Racor has improved the gaskets on the filter. They are flattened out and are no longer out of shape when you unwrap them. This means when you fill the filter with diesel and go to thread it onto the housing its much easier.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Works as advertised

            By bawlmer

            from Baltimore MD

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Easy To Use
            • Quality Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Sailing

              Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

              Its a fuel filter. It fits well and works well. What else do you want?

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Easy to install, uses normal pipe threads

              By Bacon

              from Virginia

              About Me Advanced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Sailing

                Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

                Really easy to install and service. Uses normal pipe threads

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                5.0

                Racor For Series 120AS, 2 Microns

                By AhSun

                from Kaneohe, Hawaii

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Easy To Use
                • Quality Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Large Boats
                  • Pontoon Boats
                  • Small Boats

                  Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

                  Product was recommended by Brilaned from the Honolulu store. to help keep contaminants out of my fuel system. It is great product very easy to install. Ease of installation depends on system placement. No complaints

                   
                  4.0

                  Fuel filter

                  By Mike

                  from Manteo,NC

                  About Me Casual/ Recreational

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Large Boats
                    • Small Boats

                    Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

                    For use with generator

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No
                     
                    5.0

                    very good value

                    By Pete

                    from Yucca Valley,Ca

                    About Me Professional

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Good Performance

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Large Boats
                      • Personal Crafts
                      • Small Boats

                      Comments about Spin-On Replacement Elements for Diesel Filters:

                      Very Good filter, effective at removeing water and particles from the fuel

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