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There are also internal pipe wrenches available just for this situation:

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Lotsa options, including the hacksaw method mentioned by bombcar, none of them foolproof or easy:

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Carefully use a saw like this

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it'll take a hacksaw blade.

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    If you cut most of the way through the pvc, but not into the threads in the filter housing, you should be able to use a small screwdriver or knife to pry the broken fitting out. – Mark Jul 8 '17 at 2:55

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