WIX FILTERS is an American brand with 80 years of experience working as a filter manufacturer for all brands of cars and heavy equipment in various industries (agriculture, construction, forestry, mining, etc.). In 1954 The company has developed and patented filters such as spin-on. At present, the company has its own factories in 11 countries on 5 continents and sells filters in 80 countries of the world. In 2016 WIX becomes part of the MANN + HUMMEL group.
Engines require constant lubrication of all their parts and components. Stability of the internal combustion engine and its durability depend on the purity of the oil and its timely feed in the required amount. And because of extreme conditions of use of special equipment, motor oil is very quickly polluted. That’s why selecting an oil filter is very important.
Oil filters WIX are characterized by quality and affordable prices, which makes them more and more popular both on the Europe and many country.
The oil filter WIX WL7172 is designed to effectively clean the oil from metal shavings, dust and residual combustion products. Delaying the smallest of them, the oil filter protects the engine from premature wear.
Oil Filter WIX WL7172:
– Replaceable housing oil filter with thread (spin-on type, wringing oil filter or filter with threaded connection) – non-detachable, consisting of a filter element, seals, special valves, strong sealed housing and is an independent element of the filtration system;
– Filtering element WIX WL7172 – special material (cellulose or synthetics) with a high degree of absorption of harmful impurities, resistant to chemical and temperature effects.
WIX WL7172 can be used on special purpose machinery because the size of the oil filter and its characteristics are in accordance with the requirements of the machinery manufacturers.
Filters WIX are tested at different stages of production, so they meet all international and quality standards.
- Filter type: Screw-on Filter
- Height [mm]: 88
- Inner diameter 1 [mm]: 70
- Inner diameter 2 [mm]: 63
- Outer diameter [mm]: 78
- Supplementary Article/Info 2: with one anti-return valve
- Thread Size: UNF 3/4″-16
- Valve type: Pressure-limiting Valve
- Ford Escape, Explorer, Fiesta, Focus, Mondeo, Ranger,
- Lexus IS I 200 (1999 – 2005) 114kW
- Toyota Hilux Pickup 3.0 D-4D 4WD (2004 – ) 126kW
- Lexus RX Closed Off-Road Vehicle 400h (2003 – 2008) 155kW
- Toyota Yaris/Vitz Hatchback 1.4 D-4D (2005 – ) 66kW
- Lexus RX Closed Off-Road Vehicle 300 AWD (2000 – 2003) 148kW
- Toyota Yaris Verso 1.4 D-4D (1999 – 2005) 55kW
- Toyota Hilux Pickup 2.5 D-4D 4WD (2004 – ) 106kW
- Toyota Auris Hatchback 1.4 D-4D (2006 – 2012) 66kW
- Toyota Previa MPV 2.4 (1990 – 2000) 97kW
- Toyota Yaris/Vitz Hatchback 1.4 D-4D (1999 – 2005) 55kW
- Toyota Camry, Fortuner, Innova, Hiace
- Mazda 3, 5, 6 ,BT-50, CX-7