Sprinter Van OIL FILTER 6021800009
How often should I be changing my oil filter?
You should have your oil filter changed every 3,000 to 5,000 miles according to the manufacturer of this oil filter.
It would be smart to have an extra filter on hand for this purpose then?
Yes. It really depends on who does the work, however, there are some places that will not accept outside filters. However, if you are purchasing it to do the work yourself then this is a great idea.
What is the OEM code for this part? I want to make sure that I am getting the right part for myself.
The OEM code is 6061800009. However, we have also seen A6061800009 used with this part number in the following manner – A6061800009/6061800009.
Wait, are you sure those are the part numbers? I’m getting different ones when I look.
We have found, very infrequently, the part numbers are sometimes listed as W01331636204/ OX1231DECO.
What is the fitment for this part?
There are a few different fitments as it relates to the company which your Sprinter belongs. See below to find your specific fitment:
Dodge Sprinter: 2003-2006
Mercedes Sprinter: 2002-2006
Freightliner Sprinter: 2002-2006
What types of engines was this oil filter designed to work inside?
You can find a short list of engine types below:
- OM 602.980
- OM 602.986
- OM 602.981
- OM 602.989
- OM 606.912
Just out of curiosity. Let’s say that I don’t get a new filter and continue to use the one that is in it currently. What will happen to my vehicle? Nothing?
You will very likely start to experience the symptoms of engine oil filter failure. They include the following things:
- Crumbling Filter Media
- Torn Filter Media
- Excessive dirt, grime, and other contaminants in oil
- Finally, you could also experience engine failure