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#2371078 - 09/08/11 08:47 AM NAPA silver filter
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 13173
Loc: Upstate NY
Does anyone have a cutaway picture of NAPA silver. Was considering this filter for 7500 OCI with PP. Maybe a better filter?
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#2371095 - 09/08/11 09:11 AM Re: NAPA silver filter [Re: Donald]
sayjac Offline


Registered: 10/13/08
Posts: 7880
Loc: The Old North State
Here ya go. Shows it using a combo valve design. Some here are not fans of that design, I'll just say I prefer separate adbv and metal bypass, either dome or thread end. That being the case, if limited to a Wix, I'd skip the Silver and go for the Gold. But, that's just me.


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#2371177 - 09/08/11 10:41 AM Re: NAPA silver filter [Re: Donald]
chubbs1 Offline


Registered: 06/09/10
Posts: 4574
Loc: Merritt Island FL, USA
The Napa Silver is not a bad filter by any means, but I have to agree with Sayjac. The Gold is worth the couple extra bucks. It's construction is absolutely great.
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#2371204 - 09/08/11 11:09 AM Re: NAPA silver filter [Re: Donald]
ARCOgraphite Offline


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 8353
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Skip it.
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#2371211 - 09/08/11 11:21 AM Re: NAPA silver filter [Re: Donald]
Virtuoso Offline


Registered: 02/25/03
Posts: 2612
Loc: Cow town, NE
If you're already dropping coin on synthetic oil, you might as well go for the Gold filter too.

But look at me, I use $2 Quaker State's for 8-9,000 OCI's heh

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#2372144 - 09/09/11 10:18 AM Re: NAPA silver filter [Re: Donald]
RoadRace Offline


Registered: 10/18/09
Posts: 17
Loc: Long Island
What is the difference between Silver, Gold and Platinum?

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#2372305 - 09/09/11 12:46 PM Re: NAPA silver filter [Re: RoadRace]
sayjac Offline


Registered: 10/13/08
Posts: 7880
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Quote:
What is the difference between Silver, Gold and Platinum?
Silver above Gold and Platinum below.



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