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#1000091 - 09/30/07 11:00 AM The truth about oil filters' quality
63Avanti Offline


Registered: 11/15/05
Posts: 338
Loc: North Texas
I admit that watching people cut apart oil filters for the past 25+ years has been amusing, but it really does nothing tangible for me. What is important is how well the filter "filters"!

Here are the facts, as provided by those manufacturers who provided straight data about Beta ratios/ratings. The truth about your oil filter

According to the data received to date, it appears that using anything other than WIX/NAPA Gold is a waste of money. If your ox has been gored, then take it up with your ox's owner, do not complain to me, I tried to get the data....

I am still open to DIRECT E-MAILS with data from authorized company technical personnel. The URL will be continually updated.
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#1000092 - 09/30/07 01:00 PM Re: The truth about oil filters' quality [Re: 63Avanti]
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Registered: 09/02/07
Posts: 61
Loc: georgia
Can't open

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#1000093 - 09/30/07 04:41 PM Re: The truth about oil filters' quality [Re: emory]
SWHeat Offline


Registered: 07/16/05
Posts: 307
Loc: Now in Alabama
x2
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#1000094 - 09/30/07 06:10 PM Re: The truth about oil filters' quality [Re: SWHeat]
BennyL Offline


Registered: 08/29/06
Posts: 674
Loc: Toronto, Canada
make that 3. doesn't open for me either.

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#1000095 - 09/30/07 06:23 PM Re: The truth about oil filters' quality [Re: BennyL]
63Avanti Offline


Registered: 11/15/05
Posts: 338
Loc: North Texas
Quote:

make that 3. doesn't open for me either.


works for me, but that is irrelevant. I will repost when I put it up on a server that works for everyone! Is there a picture upload capability here?
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#1000096 - 09/30/07 06:28 PM The truth about oil filters' quality [Re: 63Avanti]
63Avanti Offline


Registered: 11/15/05
Posts: 338
Loc: North Texas
I admit that watching people cut apart oil filters for the past 25+ years has been amusing, but it really does nothing tangible for me. What is important is how well the filter "filters"!

Here are the facts, as provided by those manufacturers who provided straight data about Beta ratios/ratings.


According to the data received to date, it appears that using anything other than WIX/NAPA Gold is a waste of money. If your ox has been gored, then take it up with whoever sold you the ox, do not complain to me, I tried to get the data....

I am still open to DIRECT E-MAILS with data from authorized company technical personnel, and/or official URLs with the data. The URL will be continually updated.



Third time is the charm, thanks for your patience!


Edited by 63Avanti (09/30/07 07:34 PM)

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#1000097 - 09/30/07 06:38 PM Re: The truth about oil filters' quality [Re: 63Avanti]
BennyL Offline


Registered: 08/29/06
Posts: 674
Loc: Toronto, Canada
still nothing :/

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#1000098 - 09/30/07 07:36 PM posting edited above [Re: BennyL]
63Avanti Offline


Registered: 11/15/05
Posts: 338
Loc: North Texas
should work now!
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#1000099 - 09/30/07 07:46 PM Re: posting edited above [Re: 63Avanti]
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Posts: 220
Loc: Phoenix, AZ USA
Neither 'Sterkel' nor 'The Truth...' works for me this morning.
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#1000100 - 09/30/07 08:36 PM Re: posting edited above [Re: Jeffrey Behr]
daman Online   content


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10517
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Links do not work!!!!!!
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#1000101 - 09/30/07 09:40 PM The truth about links' quality [Re: daman]
XS650 Offline



Registered: 12/21/03
Posts: 12385
Loc: Northern CA
Let's retitle this "The truth about links' quality."
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#1000102 - 10/01/07 12:05 AM Re: The truth about links' quality [Re: XS650]
63Avanti Offline


Registered: 11/15/05
Posts: 338
Loc: North Texas
Quote:

Let's retitle this "The truth about links' quality."


OK, Ok!
I will look into why this works for me and not for any one else.
For now, this is a killed thread (by author)
and I will explore how to do a fresh thread that will work
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#1000103 - 10/01/07 03:48 AM Re: The truth about links' quality [Re: 63Avanti]
BradC Offline


Registered: 11/18/06
Posts: 574
Loc: Ottawa, Ontario
It works for you because they are your accounts.

We as the public can't access them.

I would guess that the URL to access the image hosted at yahoofs is not correct.

sterkel.org is not in the DNS servers that I use.
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#1000104 - 10/01/07 03:55 AM Re: The truth about links' quality [Re: 63Avanti]
XS650 Offline



Registered: 12/21/03
Posts: 12385
Loc: Northern CA
sterkel.org doesn't seem to exist today. Several of your pages are captured in Google, but none of them are alive today either.

Your
http://systems-engineering-associates.com
also appears to be dead.


Edited by XS650 (10/01/07 04:01 AM)
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#1000105 - 10/01/07 02:58 PM Re: The truth about links' quality [Re: XS650]
63Avanti Offline


Registered: 11/15/05
Posts: 338
Loc: North Texas
it is hard to kill a thread....

There appears to be problems down on the (server) farm...
Quote:

sterkel.org doesn't seem to exist today. Several of your pages are captured in Google, but none of them are alive today either.

Your
http://systems-engineering-associates.com
also appears to be dead.


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