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Wisconsin. Jun 16, 2010. #1. I'm debating whether or not to switch to AC Delco oil filters for our 2003 Vibe. I've been using either Purolator or Fram Tough Guard (no issues with either). I know a lot of people don't like Fram, at least their basic filters. I like the rubber on the bottom of the TG, it makes it easier to get on and off using ...I have several vehicles and I would like to know the best oil filter to use. Some of you seem to think that the least restrictive ones are the best, and others seem to think that the ones with better filtration are best. I change my oil every 3000 miles religiously and I use royal purple 5w30 oil.Apr 2, 2017. #4. Nothing wrong with SuperTech oil. It is fine for the factory-specified OCI, including in cars that have an OLM. Use it in almost any non-European car with no problems The ST oil filters are made by Wix and the same as Napa Proselect. They are of good quality.Florida. Feb 13, 2022. #3. FRAM, Amsoil, WIX, OEM, pretty much any filter that fits your vehicle will work well. Maintenance is 1000x more important than brand of filter. Every 5 - 7k miles and your engine will not know the difference.Anyone add an oil filter to a predator 459cc. oil pan 4; Jul 25, 2023 ... Best Fuel Stabilizer for OPE. Gebo; ... BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Top ...The FRAM Ultra Synthetic Oil Filter is designed to work with synthetic oils to extend the oil change interval, bringing it to as high as 20,000 miles. The high-efficiency …Aug 13, 2021. #3. It appears that they've developed a method to apply the fleece material to the synthetic fiber/cellulose blend media - sort of marrying the Tough guard and the Ultra while reducing the cost of production. I'm not sure that the dirt holding capability will remain the same and honestly don't see the advantage of this filter over ...Jan 7, 2021 · But whatever CK-4 you use should be on the Ford approved PSD list. The truck is deleted. Gives Ford reason to deny any warranty on the engine, oil related or not. IMO, run whatever oil you want as warranty is done. I recall being at the Ford 6.0L launch and speaking directly to Ford engineers. Topic of tuning came up. Instead of it being a 10 out of 10 exceptionally great product. These are a cheapened and lesser product. 8 or 9 out of 10. Still pretty good oil filters. 99 percent at 20 microns is still very good. Though I’d rather get a Premium Guard filter from O Reillys that look a ton better than the new welfare Ultra filters.My question seriously why are there so many different sizes there probably really isn't a need for more than a dozen sizes in total from small car to large Diesels. All twist on's would work just fine. Agreed. But that would be too easy. slacktide_bitog said: 51348 is definitely one of the most common.Dec 2, 2022. #3. To my knowledge, the following oil filters have tested at or above 99% at 20 microns (*or claim to be without any evidence proving otherwise) Fram Ultra & Tough Guard, AC Delco Ultraguard Gold, Royal Purple, Purolator One, Amsoil Ea, Purolator Boss, Wix XP/Napa Platinum are closer to ~62% at 20 microns.Jul 11, 2020. #50. Originally Posted by JohnnyJohnson. I'm not sure the best is required. A good filter with 99% at 20 microns and a decent oil with a 6 to 7K OCI will get your car by just fine. Yes and even HM oil will do the job with no negative impact. 99% @ 20μ is pretty much in the best efficiency realm for a spin-on.Location. Hopewell, Virginia, USA. Jun 14, 2021. #1. This pertains to the "standard" K&N oil filter with the heavy case and 1" nut at the end, not the other versions. Different threads here noted production of these filters had moved to Asia and quality suffered. Some leaked where the nut was welded to the case.The OEM AC Delco would be a fine choice too, although the efficiency is a tad lower. If you want to change your oil filter every other change about every 15,000 miles or so, try the Fram Ultra with its 99%+ efficiency and dual layer wire backed synthetic media, it has some of the best stats a filter can earn. O.Aug 11, 2022 · Aug 11, 2022. #6. From the owner's manual for 2022 WRX: I love how Subaru is forced to push 0W-20 in North America, but still puts "proper quality and viscosity" before "fuel economy". In other words: use higher viscosity oil if you want long engine life. (See my recommendations in previous comments.) Australia. Feb 9, 2020. #7. Most are confused on here about Purolator filters, type, name, old design vs new design, PureOne and Puralator One etc. Considering the Purolator One is class leading at 99.9% efficiency @ 20 microns and 10,000 miles. All of the reviews I have seen online are excellent.1,807. Location. Houston, Texas. Dec 25, 2017. #14. IRV, There are many GM vehicles with high mileage running AC Delco filters. The applications using an eCore with the nitrile combo valve would be of more concern because they may lose ADBV function before the oil is ready to be changed. A separate bypass is better.Several auto part manufacturers, such as K&N Filters and AMSOIL, have cross-referencing guides included on their websites. Oil Filter Cross Reference is a generic website that suggests multiple compatible oil filters.Mar 18, 2022. #1. I recently posted my first oil change on the CX-5 in a Mazda forum. I immediately was flamed for using a Purolator Boss filter. Internet experts warned me that this oil filter could starve the engine of oil causing a catastrophic failure. One use even blamed a lifter failing on their use of aftermarket filters.Comparison Table - Best Oil Filter Bob Is The Oil Guy. In this list, you will see the top 12 Best Oil Filter Bob Is The Oil Guy selected by our expert team. All of them are available on Amazon during the research time. At the end of this article, you will also get a comprehensive buyer's guide that will help you further.The other Honda filter (also blue in color) is part number 15400-PLM-A02. It's manufactured for Honda by the Fram Division of the Honeywell Corp. Honda oil filter cognoscenti insist the A01 filter is better because, among other things, the A01 filter media is held in place with metal end caps unlike the Fram filter, which has treated paper end ...You can find excellent quality, brand-name oil filters in the $7-$15 price range from such well-known brands as Mobile1, Bosch, Fram, Motorcraft, and more.With a bypass valve, the engine never gets starved of oil anyway. IMO, your goal should be to minimize wear, not to optimize a particular trait of a filter. Goal is to have a filter that rarely or never goes into bypass mode. A "good flowing" filter will develope around 4 to 5 psid with around 10 GPM flow of hot oil. R.You must log in or register to post here. Home. ForumsSep 3, 2023 · Engine Air Filters. 1; 2; 3 ... Best Cone/Panel Filter? VolvoV70T5; Sep 3, 2023; Replies 6 ... BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Top ... Feb 18, 2021. #6. The Wix XP filter is designed for extended service intervals. So if that's what you are doing, the XP is for you. But if you are doing 7500 miles or less on an oil filter, I would run the regular WIX since the price is about the same and the efficiency is better. Just my $0.02.Mar 29, 2023. #14. blufeb95 said: That's pretty much the same size as the 3614, What you'd want is the PH8170 or PH8172 they're the same size as the kohler filter the 72 is 3/10 of an inch taller but pretty much the same, at least they're only like $8-10 depending on where you can get one vs nearly $20 for the OE Kohler.The two most popular reported media ratings are a nominal micron rating (50%) and an absolute micron rating (98.7%). A nominal rating usually means the filter's media can capture a given percentage of particles of a stated size. For example, a filter might be said to have a nominal rating of 50% for particles 10 micrometers in size or larger.M+H produces Wix, Purolator, Carquest, and Napa among others. Older M1 oil filters without the A were the Champion Labs made filters. Champ Labs filters were 99% @ 20 microns for 15K; M+H filters with the A are 99% @ 30 microns. M1's website still list a synthetic blend media which was also used in the Champ Lab made M1s.Sep 21, 2016. #6. Baldwin are great filters. Efficiency is not all there is to filtering. It's one aspect, and it has to do with what you want to trap ... Filter efficiency goes up with use and there are many studies and such that state you should leave in place for two oil changes at least.A bowl of olive bar olives is a nice snack, for your friends, particularly if you get a variety of colors, sizes, and cures (the wrinkled oil-cured guys are my current faves). No one would be mad at a bowl of room temperature olives, but if...Hyundai kia oil filter cut open at 6,600 miles and 13 months on filter, 40,000 miles engine. I've done exactly what you're doing with using an oil filter for 2 or 3 intervals and it has always worked out in my favor. I've done it for 25 years and a million miles. NEVER a single issue. Save money, save resources, and save time.There are four main types of oil filter media: - Cellulose. - Blend/hybrid. - Synthetic Microglass. - Synthetic Microfibre (variants) Cellulose. Cellulose is your old school pulp media. It is what is used in the vast majority of filters on the market. It is extremely inexpensive to produce and is available in a wide range of efficiency ratings ...I had to pay for oil changes. The M52 engine was required to have synthetic oil changes every 7500 miles. This is in the manual. In 2001 the same BMW (now called a BMW 325ci) with the exact same engine was to have oil changes every 15000 miles. This is the exact same M52 engine with same oil filter and oil. No change in engine.In an ideal world the engine oil viscosity would always be 10 cSt, however in real world terms, the oil thickens as the temperature decreases. In fact, a basic un-additized mineral oil can thicken so much that it will not lubricate the engine properly at all. If the oil is 10 cSt at 212F, then at 104F (40C) it thickens up to 100 cSt, and at 32F ...1,903. Location. ottawa. Feb 22, 2021. #5. nthach said: I used EPR once to help clean up and free my rings, I was able to see an improvement in oil consumption but not an earth shattering difference. How long did you leave epr in your engine. I let it idle for 30 mins at least with fresh oil in the crank.And as jetman eludes to, this oil is at room temperature so it's relatively thick and will therefore produce much more dP across the filter than if the oil was at 200F. Best I could read on the pressure gauge for each filter with the flow at 9 L/min (2.4 GPM) was: K&N = 6 PSI. Fram = 6 PSI. SuperTech = 5.5 PSI.This new Microgard select filter has an appearance extremely similar to a Premium Guard made filter. The textured can is exactly like the PG filters made for Federated Auto parts and the black STP XL filters made for AutoZone. I will find a picture of the Federated Auto parts XL filter that will show the similar look.2 years for the FCI should be easily within a filter's ability. When Jim Allen visited Fram labs, he asked about this very topic. Officially, he was told "follow the OEM schedule". Unofficially, he was told 3 years is a no-brainer; 5 years is "iffy", assuming the cyclic duty is not grossly exceeded.Aug 31, 2014 · South Eastern, CT. Sep 8, 2014. #13. No No No! Do not use regular motor oil or MMO as oil for foam air filters. Neither of them are sticky enough and will quickly drip out of the foam, leaving your filter dry and not filtering as well. You can use motor oil in a pinch but MMO has way too much solvent content to be used. What is an engine oil analysis? Engine oil analysis is a process that involves a sample of engine oil, whether virgin or used, and analyzing it for various properties and materials in order to monitor wear metals and contamination. By analyzing a sample of used engine oil, you can determine the wear rate, and overall service condition of an ...Here's another thought. Put Rogue on ramps to remove belly pan. Back down to level and since it's an SUV, 'maybe' can reach filter (which is toward engine front) and drain bolt. Depending on ground clearance, perhaps a possibility. Then back up on ramps to replace belly pan push pins and bolts. Just something to consider.Product reviews Tips and Advice Best Oil Filters: Engine Protections by Vivek Nayyar March 28th, 2022 3:25 PM Share Top 8 Best Oil Filters There are some things best enjoyed without filters - Instagram photos, discussions about pay with your boss, and those Camel cigarettes from the '80s.459. Location. Wisconsin, USA. Feb 7, 2023. #1. Hello BITOG Community, Below is an Oil Filter Value Analysis that brings together quality and price to achieve a ranking of value for people who change their oil based on their owners manual specification and those that do extended mile oil changes. All the information on the products are from the ...PNW. Dec 10, 2022. #14. SC Maintenance said: he boss filter is rated at 99% at 20um - or was. Never was that efficient ... the Purolator ONE is that efficient however. Purolator claims 99% @ 25u on their website for the Boss, but that's on their gigantic 30001 model filter. Look at the very bottom of the webpage for the statement.The filter you want is W950/4. Other options are Purolator L40316, Wix 51333 / Napa Gold 1333. If this noise you speak of happens after the engine is up to normal operating temperature it has nothing to do with the oil filter. You may need to replace the timing belt and tensioners.Mar 28, 2022 · 6. Ecogard Synthetic+ Oil Filter. Shop Now. Marketed as an enviro-friendly product (hey, it's in a green box and has 'eco' in its name), this filter is said to be designed to maintain performance for the longer oil change intervals on vehicle engines using synthetic oil. A synthetic base oil is produced from well-defined, carefully chosen chemical compounds, and by a specific chain of chemical reactions. A molecularly engineered base stock is optimized for viscosity index, pour point, volatility, oxidative stability, flash point, shear stability, and other desirable properties. PNW. Feb 17, 2023. #29. Bellavita said: I found the primary difference between the Ultra and the Titanium is the metal screen backing of the filter material. I believe Fram viewed customers struggling to rationalize the $4.00 incremental price of the Titanium if they could buy the Ultra with that same feature.Aug 11, 2022. #6. From the owner's manual for 2022 WRX: I love how Subaru is forced to push 0W-20 in North America, but still puts "proper quality and viscosity" before "fuel economy". In other words: use higher viscosity oil if you want long engine life. (See my recommendations in previous comments.)The Fram Titanium or Ulra being 99% at 20 microns is number one in terms of high efficiency. I would run either Boss or Titanium on my car. The regular Purolator One is 10,000 miles at 99% plus at 20 micron for half the price of the Boss. Shop around, Amazon has the "Boss" for my application on sale for $8.18.5,508. Location. Kansas. Jan 11, 2015. #11. Most of their filters are made in Nebraska, but a few of their numbers are outsourced (like they all do) and are made outside the American border. While they make numbers for about every make and model, their bread-and-butter numbers are for ag units and big trucks.Sep 1, 2021. #7. This explains the $3 PS-1010 blowout recently-the SO must be the replacement. K&N will not respond to efficiency questions, nor will Champ Labs (I asked both about the PS, only got canned responses), so you’ll be left with conjecture & extrapolation on these.I had to pay for oil changes. The M52 engine was required to have synthetic oil changes every 7500 miles. This is in the manual. In 2001 the same BMW (now called a BMW 325ci) with the exact same engine was to have oil changes every 15000 miles. This is the exact same M52 engine with same oil filter and oil. No change in engine.Oct 25, 2004. #8. I have an 04 Express van I use for my Mobile Oil Change business. I drive the vehicle very hard, it has a 5.3. I am on my 3rd oil change. The last two changes I have used the Powerflo filter from Purolator, I have gotten very good reports back from Blackstone. I use these filters all the time. I pay about $1.69 each for them.Bob is the oil guy is an internet website/forum that was created back in 2002 by a guy name Bob Winters. Bob was a Schaeffer's Specialized Lubricants distributor who started a message board hoping to bring interested lubrication and filtration enthusiasts together to discuss products, issues and oil related topics.Comparison Table – Best Oil Filter Bob Is The Oil Guy. In this list, you will see the top 12 Best Oil Filter Bob Is The Oil Guy selected by our expert team. All of …1,903. Location. ottawa. Feb 22, 2021. #5. nthach said: I used EPR once to help clean up and free my rings, I was able to see an improvement in oil consumption but not an earth shattering difference. How long did you leave epr in your engine. I let it idle for 30 mins at least with fresh oil in the crank.I just wish there were options out there. I can get the best oil filter on the planet for ~$10 (Fram Ultra). Why does an average filter/magnet cost $37.50? Just because no one else makes an inline transmission fluid filter. ... Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Vehicles; Replies 6 Views 343. Oct 1, 2023. ... BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Top ...Want to save money and time by changing your own oil? Check out the best oil filters that are available online at AutoGuide.com.Dec 2, 2022. #3. To my knowledge, the following oil filters have tested at or above 99% at 20 microns (*or claim to be without any evidence proving otherwise) Fram Ultra & Tough Guard, AC Delco Ultraguard Gold, Royal Purple, Purolator One, Amsoil Ea, Purolator Boss, Wix XP/Napa Platinum are closer to ~62% at 20 microns.Jul 29, 2009. #2. Extremely good, especially for the price. The bypass valve is in the right spot (most aren't), end caps are robust, filter media is above average, ADBV is among the best. The Motorcraft filter essentially gives you $10+ filter performance (actually better than a few $10 filters) for less than $4. E.. Jul 8, 2020 · The Fram Titanium or Ulra being 99% at 20 microns is With a bypass valve, the engine never gets starved of oil Messages. 3,932. Jun 17, 2017. #5. This site was started back in 2002 by a Schaeffer's Oil representative named Bob Winters. He was a very interesting person and this site was a great place for people to come and hang out. K. What filter on the market today is the best as far as Aside from claimed filtering efficiency ratings, cut open analysis, and personal testimonials...how are consumers suppose to compare and contrast the major oil filters …Aug 13, 2021. #3. It appears that they've developed a method to apply the fleece material to the synthetic fiber/cellulose blend media - sort of marrying the Tough guard and the Ultra while reducing the cost of production. I'm not sure that the dirt holding capability will remain the same and honestly don't see the advantage of this filter over ... Feb 7, 2023 · 459. Location. Wisconsin, USA. Feb 7, 2023. #1. Hello B...

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