Which is the correct oil filter for the Ecoboost - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
 

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Performance, Engines & Troubleshooting > EcoBoost (all engine sizes)
Log In 


EcoBoost (all engine sizes) 3.5L Twin Turbo EcoBoost V6, 2.7 Twin Turbo EcoBoost V6, 2.3l/2.0L I4 EcoBoost Engines

Which is the correct oil filter for the Ecoboost

Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 07-06-2011, 04:33 PM
renopat renopat is offline
Freshman User
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 27
renopat is starting off with a positive reputation.
Which is the correct oil filter for the Ecoboost

My owners manual says use the FL-500 S, but an addendum to the manual says use FL 2055 due to its "significantly higher filtration efficiency and capacity". When I go to the dealer parts desk their computer says FL-2055 subs to Fl-500 S. Another separate piece of info from the dealer also stated use the FL-2055. I called Ford Customer relations and his info also stated use FL-500 S. My owners manual was printed in 2010 while the addendum is dated January 2011. I would not be worried except for the quote in the addendum stating the 2055 has "significantly higher filtration efficiency and capacity".
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-07-2011, 06:00 AM
Joe Finn's Avatar
Joe Finn Joe Finn is offline
Elder User
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: DC
Posts: 956
Joe Finn is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
FL500S is the correct filter. Apparently, Ford started to switch over to the 2055, but then discontinued it. I've read that the larger 2055 had some clearance issues.
__________________
'11 F150 4x4 Lariat 3.5 EB Screw
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-07-2011, 10:28 AM
renopat renopat is offline
Freshman User
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 27
renopat is starting off with a positive reputation.
Thanks Joe, I absolutely love this truck and want to make it last 10 years. It's my last big truck.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-07-2011, 02:15 PM
Joe Finn's Avatar
Joe Finn Joe Finn is offline
Elder User
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: DC
Posts: 956
Joe Finn is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
I know what you mean about keeping her around for a while. I swapped a '97 for my current 2011!
__________________
'11 F150 4x4 Lariat 3.5 EB Screw
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-26-2012, 10:43 AM
TNTripp TNTripp is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 1
TNTripp is starting off with a positive reputation.
Filter

Is the correct Filter still the FL-500-s? Also, I've been using a Purolator PureOne filter. What the Purolator part number or where can I find it?
Reply With Quote
Old 03-26-2012, 10:43 AM
 
 
 
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What is the correct oil filter for the EB? flixden EcoBoost (all engine sizes) 15 02-07-2012 05:20 PM
Questions on Ecoboost boomer08 EcoBoost (all engine sizes) 11 03-29-2011 10:50 PM
just sharing our 57 Joman2055 Ranchero & 1961 - 1967 Econoline 4 04-18-2010 02:46 PM
Initial Oil Change Hankdoll 2004 - 2008 F150 16 07-11-2005 12:38 PM
computer codes - fuel pressure skidj0003 Fuel Injection, Carburetion & Fuel System 2 07-13-2003 10:46 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Performance, Engines & Troubleshooting > EcoBoost (all engine sizes)

Tags
20, 2011, 35, 35l, 500s, correct, ecoboost, engine, f150, filter, fl, ford, fords, oil, oilfilter, tsb

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:13 PM.

 

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup