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Hi people, Trying to replace my air filter on my 77 450se, i bought one but it was two small, although the original filter thats on it was cut and placed around the inside of the air box like a horse shoe, is this correct or is there a larger filter available, any help is much appreciated with part numbers, brands or just knowledge , regards fat450
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Try FRAM #CA4275 or Purolator #A63327.

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Is the filter flexible rather than rigid? If so, turn it inside out so that the ridge is on the inside. If that doesn't do it, you'll need to exchange it for the correct item.

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