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Old 11-10-2010, 07:33 PM
Giangrosso Giangrosso is offline
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Question What to use

What is the difference between the motorcraft and k&n oil filters and what would you reccomend
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Old 11-10-2010, 07:37 PM
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Default Re: What to use

people say motorcraft, i'm not sure what the difference is but i use fram
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Old 11-10-2010, 07:39 PM
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Default Re: What to use

i use fram simply because of the diffenence in the amount of screens inside of the filter the oil filters through
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Old 11-10-2010, 07:47 PM
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Default Re: What to use

Motorcraft - Came with the truck, meant for the truck.
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Old 11-10-2010, 07:47 PM
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Default Re: What to use

I use Purolator or Motorcraft but really the consensus I've seen in this forum is that an oil filter with an anti drain back valve is top priority for it to be any good.
Other than that a filter that isn't used beyond it's practical limit is perfect.
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Old 11-10-2010, 07:48 PM
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I use Purolator or Motorcraft but really the consensus I've seen in this forum is that an oil filter with an anti drain back valve is top priority for it to be any good.
You got it!
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Old 11-11-2010, 06:29 AM
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Default Re: What to use

I prefer WIX myself.
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