The 4.7l uses the same short filter as the 5.2 and
5.9. Fortunately, it has the same base as a small
block Ford. So a block adapter for a Ford will fit the
Most parts you see - like Perma-Cool and TransDapt
- are cast alum. They are pretty well know for
cracking and leaking. The hoses that come with these
kits are also pretty crappy, and won't last more than a
year without leaking. Guess how I know this?
What you want is a billet alum block adapter and
filter boss. Use Russell -10 or -12 push on line and
fittings : 2 straight, and 2 90* swivel. Use a
Purolater Pro-1 or Mobile 1 filter for a small block Ford.
Go to www.fortesparts.com Mike Forte has all the
parts you need, provides excellent service, and very
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