Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Dallas, TX, USA
Oil (filter) Thread!!!!
I have been digging through several web sites and this site to gather filter data, then did a little price shopping locally(Dallas) (not on the web) this is what I came up with:
3/4 " by 16 tpi thread
(I'm sure there are more , this is just what my web searches produced.)
BMW (kit) 11002300053 $21 (no paint, well letters)
Napa Gold FIL 1348 $5.79(? by Wix, gold paint)
K&N BK 7355551 $11.99
Purolator PurOne PL10241 $5.39 (Peel off label)(nice blue paint)
Mobil-1 M1-102 $9.99 (gloss black,peel-off label)
Wix 51348 $4.95
SuperTech 3614 $2.07 (? by Fram, no Hand-Grip coating)
Fram 6063 $3.84 (has Hand-Grip coating on end)
Amsoil EaoM -122 $17.00
Bosch 3330 $5.99 (made by Purolator , flaking black paint)
Bosch 72161 $6.59 (? Purolator--nice gloss black paint.)
MicroGuard GL10241 $3.29 (by Purolator )
Purolator ML16825 $4.89
Purolator PL25230 $5.99
Besides the BMW kit,I have used the PureONE and the Mobil-1, no paint loosening nor flaking.
They are heavier (by weight) than most of the others.
One day when I get a little more time ,I'll take my cutter (for my aircraft filters and open them up to see the innards.
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