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#3312241 - 03/14/14 09:30 PM OEM GENERAC filter cut open
DSparks Offline


Registered: 12/19/13
Posts: 274
Loc: Texas
Came off a Generac generator engine...engine is very similar to a honda 13 hp gx390 but with full pressure lubrucation...any idea who makes this???


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#3312246 - 03/14/14 09:32 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
ZeeOSix Offline


Registered: 07/22/10
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Looks decent ... anybody's guess on the true manufacturer.
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#3312252 - 03/14/14 09:34 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
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Registered: 08/14/10
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Got pictures of the holes in the baseplate and the stampings on it? That would be your best indicator.

BTW that looks pretty stout for a small engine filter!
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#3312259 - 03/14/14 09:39 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: 901Memphis]
DSparks Offline


Registered: 12/19/13
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No more pics..but the other side of the can says Made in KOREA on it...if that helps...

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#3312277 - 03/14/14 09:59 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
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Registered: 07/27/13
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Loc: Outer Banks, NC
The pleats on some of the Purolators we've been seeing lately should look so good. This likely is made by one of the Asian filter manufacturers, of which there are many. The last Generac branded filters I used for my Generac 13K generator were black cans.
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#3312306 - 03/14/14 10:28 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
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Looks good, thanks for cutting and posting pictures.

Are the pleats on the other side evenly spaced as shown in the pictures ?
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#3312350 - 03/14/14 11:21 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
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Without identifying the baseplate stampings or hole sizing, type its a wild guess.
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#3312512 - 03/15/14 08:00 AM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
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Pictures are gone?
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#3312728 - 03/15/14 12:55 PM Re: OEM GENERAC filter cut open [Re: DSparks]
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I think the server blew up from too many photo uploads. LOL
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