Breaking off the base of a probe tip phx42 filter can be frustrating but with the right removal procedure, you can quickly be back to work.

  1. Carefully use the tip of the pliers(LDAR #4217) to grab the outside of the plastic.
  2. Push the ends of the pliers firmly into place.
  3. Spin the plastic counterclockwise to screw it out of the filter base.

Important: Make sure not to touch the center tapered post. If this portion gets scratched or marred, it will need to be replaced.

For a printable version of this procedure, click here.

phx42 broken filter removal