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an inch is a lot of wiggle room......do you remember it being that much before?........could it be when it blew the top that it dislodged and stripped from the bottom threads? also could it have resulted in losing the top gasket or an inner part like the element guide?.......can you with that same pipe wrench unscrew the tie rod it and examine it.......but please make sure you will be able to get it back....let me know
there are two locking nuts for these filters one is longer than the other ......are you sure you have the right one ? you'll want part number cx900g