Dimple Magnetic Oil Drain Plug M16x1.5x12 ( Part Number:DIM M16X1.5X12)

Dimple Magnetic Oil Drain Plug M16x1.5x12

MODEL # DIM M16X1.5X12
Manufacturer Part # M16X1.5X12



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The simple fact is the oils in your car work best when they are uncontaminated. Continuous friction of moving parts creates tiny metal particles that are measured in microns. A micron is one millionth of a meter. 25 microns is .001”… yeah, one thousands of an inch. Oil filters can remove particles larger than 35 microns, but what happens to the rest? They get circulated back thru your engine wearing down your parts even more.

That is where Dimple comes in. Their magnets are the strongest high temperature grade neodymium magnets in the world. They simply rip those smaller particles out of the oil stream. Regular neodymium magnets start to lose their magnetism at 175f but Dimple’s have been proven to hold their magnetism at well over 300f.

A couple of years ago Subaru began using a new size engine drain plug on the above models from an M20 to the smaller M16X1.5X12. If the wrench required to take off the plug is 14mm then your car needs the M16 plug.

This size also fits the transmission oil pan on the 2004-2007 STI.
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Brand: Dimple
Color: Silver
Includes Drain Plug Gasket: Yes
Material: Steel
Thread Pitch: M16x1.5x12
Type: Magnetic
Mfgr. Warranty: Limited Lifetime Warranty
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14 Forester XT drain plug
J Reynolds 4 months ago
Very, very hard time getting plug to start in threads without grabbing the pan. You could probably hear me cussing in Draper (240 miles from me). Never had an issue like that with other mag drains in over 65 years. $40 for the plug from hell, but it is in now.
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Great Product
Whobly 2 years ago
These magnetic drain plugs and filter magnets are very powerful. I am impressed with the strength of the magnets and the quality of the product. They came with a crush ring (if needed) and fit like a dream. Great for anyone looking to keep that drivetrain fresh and clean for as long as possible.
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STDs- Small Things Damage Stuff
BRZZEE 3 years ago
I purchased all five Dimple plugs for my BRZ Limited 6MT- after taking a deep breath at the cost for one plug for the engine oil pan, two plugs for the 6MT and two plugs for the rear end. Superb quality and fitment. Car drives faster than ever before--after oil change at 1500 miles following 4000 rpm (plus a little) upper limit break-in period. ;-) Think of the plugs as a good rubber for the road.
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Great product
joshtweber82602 3 years ago
Very happy with the draing plug! High quality, shipped quickly and cheap insurance for the longevity of my car.
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Magnetic Trans drain plug.
Jory Anderson 3 years ago
I rounded my stock plug out, so i was looking for a replacement. Great High Quality plug, strong magnetic, just over priced.

  • Q: Dimple magnetic drain plug  rmodes0180632 2 years ago


    Do I need to replace the crush washer at each oil change? if not how many oil changes will that crush washer last?

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