Best Oil Filter for Synthetic Oil

We’re harder on our vehicles these days than we ever have been. We try to get every last mile out of a gallon of gasoline. We push the length of time before we change the oil further and further. Synthetic oild has allowed us to increase the distance more and more between oil changes. They even offer an oil aimed at annual changes now! So what is the best oil filter for synthetic oil that can hold up to a years worth of driving? Obviously you need a quality engine oil…

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K&N Oil Filter

K&N is better known for their washable performance air filters than their oil filters. A K&N oil filter is engineered to handle all grades of synthetic, conventional and blended motor oils. Providing high flow rates and outstanding filtration. K&N Oil Filter Claims K&N Engineering claim their oil filters offer outstanding filtration, high oil flow rate, heavy duty constructions and that they trap 99% of harmful contaminants. Although we could not find what micron size the 99% rating was for. Available for most cars, trucks and motorcycles. K&N offers a few…

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Purolator Oil Filter Review

Purolator Oil Filter Review MANN + HUMMEL acquired Purolator Filters in 2012 further strengthening its position as the leading automotive oil filter company. With over 2,000 filtration part numbers, there certainly has to be a filter available for your vehicle. Hopefully this Purolator oil filter review will be of use to you. Purolator is short for the words “pure oil later”.  Purolator invented the oil filter in 1923 and have countless filtration patents. Their mission is to stay a step ahead of contaminants, safeguarding your engine, fuel tank and the…

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Fram Synthetic Oil Filter

fram synthetic oil filter

FRAM can be considered a very recognizable name when it comes to oil filters, however feedback for  Fram Synthetic Oil Filter in past years may suggest that the overall quality of their oil filters are lacking. Known for their bright orange color and black grip coating, some have coined the term OCOD or Orange Can of Death (Doom/Demise). Reviews have reported up to ½” gaps between the filter pleats compared to 1/8” or less on other higher quality filters. Some FRAM oil filter models also use cardboard end caps where…

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Best Oil Filter Study

Best Oil Filter

No oil filter is perfect. Everyone will need to determine which one is worthy of being called the best oil filter. Your best oil filter, may differ from others. That’s fine, the vehicle you drive may not be the same as others. Different vehicles have different needs. People make decisions differently than others. If we choose our best oil filter as an educated consumer, we will be satisfied with the end results. All oil filters have to pass Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) tests proving that they can filter out particles of…

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