Bob is the oil guy best oil filter. 15,297. Location. Buffalo, NY. May 1, 2021. #13. Older thread...

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I still prefer OEM for my Subaru and Toyota applications because at $6-$7/filter it just makes sense; however, I’d really have no concern running most aftermarkets since I don’t do extended OCIs beyond vehicle recommendations. I think the most important thing is to just change your oil on-time.Jun 14, 2021 · 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. 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.180. Sep 1, 2021. #6. Many Fleetguard filters are still made in either Cookeville, Tennessee or Neilsville, Wisconsin. But the fact of the matter is that most major filter manufacturers have plants all over the world to leverage global supply chains and distribution channels. Z.Jul 14, 2022 · 3.5 ecoboost, you can use 5w30 (just about any flavor) and change at 5k miles if you drive normally. Change earlier (3-4k) if you short trip this engine. I have the 2.7 and bought it new in 2016 (130,xxx). I have used 5w30 10w30 0w40 5w30 euro and 0w40 euro. 22,052. Location. Guelph, Ontario. Jul 10, 2019. #10. I grabbed a couple of the clones of these filters (NAPA Platinum) for the BMW when NAPA had the $4.99 sale in April. But under normal circumstances the NAPA Gold (or the basic Wix) is not only cheaper but filters better, so it's normally the better choice.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.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.From what I researched on 'bobistheoilguy', and different forums over the years from different people's oil analysis, Mobil 1, Royal Purple, and Pennzoil would break down and sheer before Castrol. But to each their own. 1. sunilross • 5 yr. ago. Well in my experience Mobil 1 makes the best synthetic oil and filters.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 LocationAug 12, 2021. #3. The supertech is considered good for up to 10000mi, although I think they recommend only going to you manufacturer recommended interval, for a long OCI, I'd possibly consider using the fram extra gaurd over the Supertech since they're pretty close in cost and the Fram has a silicone ADBV, plus you can get the Fram …A link from Fuelfix A link from Fuelfix Talks between BP CEO Bob Dudley and Russian President Vladimir Putin indicate a potential deal in which the British company would sell half of its local oil venture, TNK-BP, to Russia’s Rosneft for ca...To me the best overall are Amsoil and Royal Purple, comparable in efficiency to the Fram Ultra, and they're built like tanks with wire backed full synthetic media, but …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.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.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. Five of the oil filters were for conventional oil and the other eight filters were for synthetic oil. These are the brands of oil filters I cut open: Mobile1, Fram, STP, …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. 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.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.Subaru filter doesn’t need much explaining. It is the OEM filter, made by Tokyo Roki in Japan. Toyota filter is the OEM filter for the GR 86. The GR 86 has a 2.4-liter engine VS the 2.0 in my WRX. The New WRX has the same 2.4 liter engine, plus an added turbo! The Wix filter, is interesting. It is designed for the WRX, or the Subaru FA20 or FA24.Sep 21, 2011. #2. RockAuto only lists the Beck Arnley ($5.15) and they usually list a bunch. Amsoil does not make a filter either. Beck Arnley has a pretty good name in my book for quality parts. Wow this engine takes twelve (12) quarts of oil!! More oil than ATF or coolant.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.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.) Dec 16, 2022 · Dec 16, 2022. #1. The 5.7 is all over the place when it comes to recommended "fit" oil filters. Using both Fram Ultra and the Royal Purple web pages, the exact same 5.7 can have different oil filter numbers depending on year and model. Ram 1500, Fram says "xg2" for years between 2009 to 2013. For years between 2013 to current, it says "xg10060 ... 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 ...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....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...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 …However, in my case, there is a significant amount of oil above the filter that comes out when the filter is removed, so it isn't just what is in the filter that counts. And I may have read somewhere for my car what the oil change quantity is with and without a filter change. That info is available for many vehicles.The filters in this test were tested for both flow and filtration. The pressure drop across a filter is a good indication of its ability to rob the engine of needed airflow and hence power. Obviously the air filter with the least pressure drop is the highest performing. For the filtration test, I used a secondary filter after the filter being ...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. The introduction of this viscosity was prompted by Toyota and Honda recommending zero weight synthetic motor oil for a growing number of new models. Lower viscosity oils are used to help improve fuel economy. Royal Purple 0W-20 exceeds industry standards and is an American Petroleum Institute (API) SN licensed motor oil.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.Nov 30, 2008. #9. yay and nay, I'll explain. Yay for fit, quality, and extremely high filtering ability. Yay for great clean oil since no dirt gets by. Yay for that awesome ginormous soft rubber seal that makes the filter fit much better than any other filter on the market. NAY for my major nose dive in gas mileage!Oct 21, 2017. #6. The BF9882 is the original filter and is the Baldwin equivalent to the Racor. The BF46062 is the new design that is the equivalent to the new filter AC Delco is using in place of the Racor. The BF46062 has better water separation capabilities than the BF9882 just like the new AC Delco filter versus the old AC Delco filter.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.An old Airbus A380 has a green new mission. An old Airbus A380 has a green new mission. The first A380 ever produced took off last week on a flight powered by 100% sustainable aviation fuel, or SAF. Want more airline-specific news? Sign up ...Nov 28, 2014. #14. The Donaldson ELF 7349 is the most efficient oil filter available for the 5.9/6.7 Cummins engine. It is rated 100% efficient @ 20um, 99% efficient @ 15um, and 60% @ 7um compared to the Fleetguard LF9028 100% efficiency @ 30um, while the bypass gets approximately 5% of the oil @ 5um @ 95% efficiency.How to improve air filters that appear to be made out of used clothes dryer sheets?Ford racing would be the best USA imo. A number of filters sport 99% @ 20 microns lab testing now, so there is more to look at for the best.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.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.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 …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. We did a quick check on Amazon for oil ...My co worker just picked up a few P550794 oil filters for his 4.8 Chevy (P550794 crosses to ACDelco PF48/PF48E) He bought 6 at $4.61 each, but shipping was $17 so he wont be buying them again unless they can be had for cheaper. They are built like a tank, very heavy, and the louvers in the center tube are well formed and open.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 ...4K. Oct 4, 2021. loneryder. Just want to add more info for this particular model filter from Purolator. 38 Grams of holding capacity! Wow! Purolator doesn't offer a One or Boss filter for this version. This is pure speculation but this might be the same exact filter they put into a Mann HU925/4Y filter box.As the saying goes, safety is no accident. The culture which a CEO creates from the top of an airline will filter all the way down to the very bottom of the hierarchy -- here's how they do it! Time is a precious commodity. It can either be ...Mar 29, 2016. #9. Originally Posted By: KingCake. The Wix is a rock catcher when you compare efficiency. IMO the closest thing to a MC filter is a Fram Tough Guard from Wal Mart. The Wix testing method is probably the most accurate, credit to them for giving honest results and not just posting big numbers on paper that may not reflect …Has been proven that both high filtration air and oil filters can increase engine life by reducing the amount of contaminants that scuff or scratch the contact metals. A fram ultra with a great oil and a premium wix or Purolator air filter would result in the engine living long enough for everything else to fall apart unless the engine was just ...Jun 22, 2022 · Nov 5, 2009. Messages. 6,702. Location. VA. Jun 22, 2022. #1. One of the popular oil cooler kits for the MQB/MK7 VAG cars (GTI, R, Golf, A3/S3) is made by Racingline. It utilizes a resuable filter like in the video. Originally Posted by slacktide_bitog. They are made by Champ. Some may be, but the ST10358 cartridge for my Toyota appears very nearly identical in construction to the corresponding Fram Extra Guard 10358, US-made version. The box construction is also identical. (Chinese-made Extra Guards of the same number are different.)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. Jul 7, 2020 · Define best. Cost vs performance, highest filtration, best flow, thickest can, longest interval, etc. For me, there is no best. I will use many different filters, with price being a higher priority than most things. 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.You must log in or register to post here. Home. ForumsThe 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 ...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.Mobil 1, Pennzoil Platinum, Castrol Edge, Valvoline SynPower, Quaker State Ultimate Durability, etc, etc, just pick one & your truck won't care. They're all awesome oils. There's no need to spend extra money on Amsoil IMO that apparently doesn't meet DEXOS, if what you said is true.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 4, 2018 · At best, you can rely on marketing; where each filter manufacturer positions their filters in the market. By that: Good: Fram EG Purolator Classic Bosch Workshop Carquest Red NAPA ProSelect STP Blue MicroGard SuperTech Better: Fram TG Purolator PureOne Bosch Premium Carquest Blue NAPA Gold STP XL Wix K&N PS AC Delco Motorcraft Best: Fram XG ... To me the best overall are Amsoil and Royal Purple, comparable in efficiency to the Fram Ultra, and they're built like tanks with wire backed full synthetic media, but …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.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 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.Champ filters are listed as economy filters at Rock Auto. You can buy PH48 Champs for $1.37 each plus shipping. Thanks but shipping kills the comparison. After shipping the filter would cost $8.56 and put it in a price league well …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.Stating 5 microns is just ridiculous though, was just looking at an efficiency chart for a CAT oil filter that sells for over $20. 20% at 4 microns is the lowest the chart goes. They don't sell that as a "4 micron oil filter", just "Advanced High Efficiency", and that chart was a real pain to find, but it did exist.Wisconsin, USA. Feb 1, 2023. #1. I own a 2021 Subaru Forester Limited that I do my own oil changes on. I learned on BITOG that the by pass setting is 27 psi on Subaru branded filters. I use Wix, Fram and Purolator oil filters and found only the Wix has a 27 psi setting. Fram and Purolator spec a lower range as shown in the comparison table below.Nov 27, 2022. #1. After coming back to bitog after a couple of years people are complaining about premium filter quality declining. Meanwhile the Extra Guard no longer has a rubber anti-drainback valve, it's been improved with a silicone one. The used oil fitler pics some of the members posted look quite good.Jul 14, 2021 · 2K. Sep 6, 2023. M56959. A long time ago there was a test done on different oil filters where dirty oil was flowed through them for a period of time to see how well the filter removed the particles from the oil. This was on a old webpage is mostly text based tabulated data. 20+ years ago. Jul 5, 2022 · 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. 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.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.3.5 ecoboost, you can use 5w30 (just about any flavor) and change at 5k miles if you drive normally. Change earlier (3-4k) if you short trip this engine. I have the 2.7 and bought it new in 2016 (130,xxx). I have used …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 ...Aug 19, 2023. 53' Stude. C. 2015 Ecodiesel lasts 270k on original engine running P66 Guardol XT 5w40. CleverUserName. Jun 13, 2023.slalom44. STP Oil filters are made by Champion Labs. From my observations (and pictures posted by others here) they are essentially identical to the SuperTech filters sold at WalMart. I'm not sure if the filter media is identical, but I doubt that it would be much different. In general, I think that the SuperTech filter is a very good filter.. When you’re changing your vehicle’s oil, not oInstead of it being a 10 out of 10 exceptionally grea 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.)Sep 21, 2011 · Sep 21, 2011. #2. RockAuto only lists the Beck Arnley ($5.15) and they usually list a bunch. Amsoil does not make a filter either. Beck Arnley has a pretty good name in my book for quality parts. Wow this engine takes twelve (12) quarts of oil!! More oil than ATF or coolant. Aka best filter for this truck. Money not an May 1, 2014 · The 10w30 will probably give lower oil consumption. Pennzoil markets these oils mostly for their cleaning ability. If you can get the Ultra Platinum for the same price as Platinum, go for the Ultra. If it's more, it's up to you how much you want to pay for the extra cleanliness. V. Jul 5, 2022 · 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. Wisconsin, USA. 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