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#55362
Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 106
Opinions on this, is it worth getting one...I believe it'll pull metal filings from destroying the oil pump...I'm sceptical

see this for example (fastword to 1:09)

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#55376
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 25
I run one on every engine I have, you will be amazed at whats on it every oil change.
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#55377
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 3
Can't do any harm.Will be fitting one to mine whenever I get around to changing the oil
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#55380
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 137
Seems like a powerful magnet. I have always used magnetic sump plugs in my MR2.
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#55393
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 106
Cheers lads I guess theres one going into mineon the next change in 2000 miles time.
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#55405
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 38
had one in my tubby before.anytime i changed the oil there was a metal sludge built up on the end of it.so they do work.
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#55409
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 137
€12.00 just to have it posted from UK seems a lot.
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#55452
Re: Magnetic sump plug. 6 Years, 9 Months ago Karma: 106
Marty J wrote:
€12.00 just to have it posted from UK seems a lot.

Picked one up on eBay to the door for €8 all in...a recommended eBay seller from other 2 owners
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