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1 2 3 Next G GraybeardQ60 Joined Jun 9, 2021 Messages 37 Location Abilene Texas Apr 25, 2022 #1 I am switching oils from Amsoil SS to Motul all 0W20 and would like to change from OEM Nissan filter. What is the general consensus as the best oil filter for a twin turbo 3.0 V6 of approximately 400 hp? PimTac Joined Mar 4, 2017 Messages 27,220 LocationBob 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.555. Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Vehicles. Dear Oil Guy: I purchased a used 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe, Theta II, 2.4 GDI (non-turbo) engine, 30,000 miles. Owner's manual recommends 5-W-30 oil but no recommendations as to conventional, blend or full synthetic. 7500 miles is the recommended OCI for "normal" …Nov 7, 2014 · Nov 6, 2014. #7. I've been using Mobil 1 0W20 advanced fuel economy in 3 engines and in three different vehicles. 2009 Camry 4 cyl., 2012 Highlander V6 and a 2014 Honda Accord 4 cyl. The oil has made all three engines quiter compared to other oils I've ran and the gas mileage has improved. 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.🎋🐚🌾 Sep 19, 2023 #41 You should be running the absolute best oil to go with the absolute best filter. skippermatt Joined Sep 22, 2018 Messages 56 Location Murica Sep 19, 2023 #42 PimTac said: You should be running the absolute best oil to go with the absolute best filter. I wonder what oil that would be ZeeOSix $100 site donor 2022 JoinedWhile there are many different manufacturers of oil filters, the majority of them make filters for private brands. These include STP, Lee, Valvoline, Quaker State, Shell, Mobil 1, Bosch and Mopar. Each manufacturer has their own unique style or design of filter that is tailored to meet the specific needs of each individual brand.BC Canada. Sep 28, 2020. #4. A lot of video tests state the Mobil 1 Extended burns off a lot faster then their regular synthetic version does, and it barely meets some specs in the rating system. As per AMSoil, its their Signature Series oil with the 25K oil change interval. They want $18 per Litre for this stuff.2248 posts · Joined 2010. #2 · May 9, 2015. Motorcraft oil filter is best. K&N, Royal Purple, and Mobil1 make good filters. Synthetic oil with your car's oil weight rating, as long as you have no oil leaks. BITOG is a reliable place to get lab results on any oil or oil filter out there. - Bob is the Oil Guy - Bob is the Oil Guy.A filter media like this or what comes in a Wix Gold filter or Napa Gold filter are very good filters for 10,000 and could go 15,000 miles. This filter placed a oil filter deal will make for a solid everyday deal. Say a deal like Valvoline Advanced full synthetic and a Fram Force filter for $33.99.......more I cut open 13 oil filters to compare who is the best. Five of the oil filters were for conventional oil and the other eight filters were for synthetic oil. T...Jul 26, 2011. #5. If your talking about a 6.7 or 5.9 cummins the best is the donaldson endurance ELF7349 oil filter. 15 microns at 98.7% efficiency. I don't know any other specs though. Right now i run the fleetguard stratapore on my truck. I'm thinking of switching to the donaldson but I want some specs on the filter.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.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.Nov 5, 2018. #5. You can see the specs on which ever wix/Napa gold you would need on the wix filters website. To answer your question -"how is Fu in regards to oem specs". You can look on the fram website for each application as well. Wix is good about trying to taylor their filters to meet the manufacturers specs.260. Wednesday at 8:49 AM. ls973800. P. Earn a $20 Gift Card with a qualifying Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic motor oil purchase at participating locations. Offer ends 9/30/23. postbeauty. Mar 1, 2023. 3 4 5.haggler said: Decent filter, depends on pricing and interval I would roll with this or Supertech. I find the pricing strange with Fram at walmart. For example the ph4967 is $3.88 for my gf toyota, but for my Kia its almost double $5.78. Thats nearly 50% more for basically the same filter.I also believe that "Bob's The Oil Guy" website concurs. MY FLEET: 2011 Honda Ridgeline VP 61K, new Access brand cover, Superbright LED back-up lights. 2004 Dodge Stratus, 55K, wife's car. O.K. for what it is. 1985 Ford Crown Victoria LTD, 106K, 2 door, pretty cherry body, been in the family since new, summer drive.Jun 28, 2008 · I've had excellent results with Chevron. I'd look to Chevron, Pennz, BP's Castrol, Mobil. I use Schaeffer's syn blend oils with 10,000 mile oil & filter drain intervals, get excellent lab results, and have a lower oil & filter cost per mile than a cheaper oil with 5k ODI. Apr 18, 2023. PontiacHO. Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Vehicles. Hi, I own a 2017 Hyundai ELantra Value Edition with 40,000 miles in mint condition. I have been doing 5K oil/filter changes with name brand oils like QS, PP and Vavoline, with OEM Hyundai filter. If I was to switch to Walmart Super Tech 5W-20 full …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.Mar 18, 2014. #3. I've got a seriously customized and built 106 2008 street bob. I've been using amsoil filters at 10k intervals. As long as the filter meets Harley's 5 micron rating I'm sure your fine however you may want to look at specs to be sure.Jun 28, 2008 · I've had excellent results with Chevron. I'd look to Chevron, Pennz, BP's Castrol, Mobil. I use Schaeffer's syn blend oils with 10,000 mile oil & filter drain intervals, get excellent lab results, and have a lower oil & filter cost per mile than a cheaper oil with 5k ODI. 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.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.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 ...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.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.Somewhat of a repeat thread, but: I purchased 5 Mobile1 synthetic oil filters at Walmart for $3.99 each. Typically, my van goes 10k miles between OCI's per the oil life monitor. These filters are rated for 20k miles, so I could go two OCI'S on one filter.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.) Nov 18, 2014 · 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. What filter on the market today is the best as far as durability, filtering efficiency, and fluid flowability? Click to expand... I tend towards whatever is cheapest.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 …any w30 euro oil that is similar to a w30 rather then a w40? ... Best C30/VW507 oil for towing with high temps. ... BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Top ...Apr 20, 2021 · I have now gone 900 miles on the Valvoline, using a mobil 1 oil filter and the oil hasn't dropped one bit on the dipstick. And, my truck has never ran quieter and smoother than it does now. 139,000 miles on the old gal and still going strong. Seems I may have found the oil that works, and works really well for my specific vehicle. 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.Mar 19, 2020 · 5,675. Location. Columbus,Nebraska. Mar 19, 2020. #10. Been using Denso oil filters since 1967 when I purchased my first Toyota, a four door Corona with the 3R engine. For some years, it was Nippon Denso. Don't recall when Nippon was dropped from the packaging. The trust oil filter i took apart a few years ago was a champion labs product. ... This would be a good sticky! S. sjlee. Joined Jul 7, 2004 Messages 259 Location WI. May 10, 2005 #11 ... BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Top ...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.555. Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Vehicles. Dear Oil Guy: I purchased a used 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe, Theta II, 2.4 GDI (non-turbo) engine, 30,000 miles. Owner's manual recommends 5-W-30 oil but no recommendations as to conventional, blend or full synthetic. 7500 miles is the recommended OCI for "normal" service.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.There are, as has been discussed before many times, some OEMs that actually recommend the FCI at 2x the OCI. My daughter's 2000 Galant was one of them. 7.5k miles for normal oil changes; 15k miles for normal filter changes. Engine finally failed at 210k miles with a cracked head; not the fault of the oil or filter.Aug 23, 2021. #1. Good info straight from GM. Reference Number: GCUS-9-11766. PF66 (GM #55495105) Oil Filter Shortage and Replacement Parts Effective 8/20/2021. Due to increase in demand in the past 6 months, the PF66 oil filter (GM# 55495105) is currently backordered. In the immediate interim, GM Engineering has …555. Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Vehicles. Dear Oil Guy: I purchased a used 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe, Theta II, 2.4 GDI (non-turbo) engine, 30,000 miles. Owner's manual recommends 5-W-30 oil but no recommendations as to conventional, blend or full synthetic. 7500 miles is the recommended OCI for "normal" …You must log in or register to post here. Home. ForumsTop 8 Best Oil Filters There are some things best enjoyed without filters – Instagram photos, discussions about pay with your boss, and those Camel cigarettes …haggler said: Decent filter, depends on pricing and interval I would roll with this or Supertech. I find the pricing strange with Fram at walmart. For example the ph4967 is $3.88 for my gf toyota, but for my Kia its almost double $5.78. Thats nearly 50% more for basically the same filter.Unless the oil filter fails Your engine will last and last no matter which filter you choose. You keep repeating this tired mantra over and over again and it's not helping this board. The OP had specific questions, if you feel that any oil and any oil filter is good enough, maybe you need to find another place to post.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.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 ...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. Jun 2, 2002. Messages. 3,929. 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.Jun 28, 2008 · I've had excellent results with Chevron. I'd look to Chevron, Pennz, BP's Castrol, Mobil. I use Schaeffer's syn blend oils with 10,000 mile oil & filter drain intervals, get excellent lab results, and have a lower oil & filter cost per mile than a cheaper oil with 5k ODI. 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.15,297. Location. Buffalo, NY. May 1, 2021. #13. Older thread, but I just picked up a case of 12 of these in TL14612 flavor off the fleaBay for just under $34 shipped for my Nissans. I had been running OEM nissan, supertech or Napa filters on my 2019 Pathfinder, 2015 Versa (and the previous 2016 Quest).Foam filter oils, specifically ... Was just about to say use Motocross filter oil , it's the best there is !! My preference would be BelRay. G. greenaccord02. Joined Apr 22, 2007 Messages 5,213 Location Houston, Tx, USA. Oct 10, 2008 ...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. 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.Mar 31, 2017 · It's much much much much more likely that something got sucked up into the filter and clogged it, (Wix won't help you there). Or that the harmonic balancer bolt was loose and the oil pump drive gear slipped and the pump stopped pumping. I'm not a defense attorney and I'm already shooting holes in this. Just saying. The oil filter gets contaminants out of engine oil so the oil can keep the engine clean, according to Mobil. Contaminants in unfiltered oil can develop into hard particles that damage surfaces inside the engine, such as machined components ...Location. The Old North State. Mar 12, 2023. #3. Like the current AAP "Fram" Drive filter, a Champ Labs made "Fram" filter. Media and backing looks similar to current CL made RP. Have to see if other applications show up with ecore tube like RP. Definitely not return of OG media Ultra or rebadged Titanium.6,773. Location. Oshawa, Ontario Canada. Sep 11, 2020. #3. Do you have any pics of the outer can? I always like to see that as part of the pics. Looks good thanks for the C&P. M.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.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.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.Jul 26, 2011. #5. If your talking about a 6.7 or 5.9 cummins the best is the donaldson endurance ELF7349 oil filter. 15 microns at 98.7% efficiency. I don't know any other specs though. Right now i run the fleetguard stratapore on my truck. I'm thinking of switching to the donaldson but I want some specs on the filter.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.When it comes to taking care of your vehicle, one essential maintenance task is changing the oil and replacing the oil filter. However, with so many different types and brands of oil filters available on the market, it can be challenging to.... On my Shadow, I had used filters for Hyundai and Honda cars (FA filter media like this or what comes in a Wix Gold filter or Napa 2,400. Location. In The Region Between. Apr 8, 2014. #19. They are best for an oil change interval of up to 5,000 miles; but I have run one to about 8000 miles with no issues. An Extra Guard will do OK for a short oil change interval. The Tough Guard is much better. The Ultra is awfully good. Jul 26, 2011 · Jul 26, 2011. #5. If your talking abo On my Shadow, I had used filters for Hyundai and Honda cars (Fram, Purolator, Bosch in the 9688/3593a size). I have a TG3593a on my Goldwing now, but will be switching to a 7317 sized filter next change. The 3593a/9688 size has a bit to large of a diameter and is pushing against one of the coolant hoses a bit. A 7317 size will clear that. The 10w30 will probably give lower oil consumption...

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