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#2588082 - 04/03/12 10:25 AM NAPA Proselect oil filters
BlueOvalFitter Offline


Registered: 02/28/03
Posts: 3546
Loc: Cajun Country, La.
2007 F150,4.2 V6,83K miles

I just recently moved back to La. I use to get my oil changed at my local Ford dealer. I had it changed just recently at a local indy garage due to the nearest Ford dealer being 60 miles away. They used a NAPA Proselect oil filter.Any opinions on this filter? I know it's not a Motorcraft but will it be ok for 5K mile OCIs?
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#2588132 - 04/03/12 11:17 AM Re: NAPA Proselect oil filters [Re: BlueOvalFitter]
ARCOgraphite Offline


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 8500
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Try advanced seach in the filter section. If the proselect has the combo valve and it evidences noisy starts Id change it out. On of the few filters ive had major issues with - due to the combo valve.
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#2588944 - 04/03/12 09:06 PM Re: NAPA Proselect oil filters [Re: ARCOgraphite]
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Registered: 11/29/11
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#2589154 - 04/04/12 03:40 AM Re: NAPA Proselect oil filters [Re: BlueOvalFitter]
Caliberguy Offline


Registered: 04/28/11
Posts: 209
Loc: Arlington, Va
good filters!! i use them on my 1991 mercury colony park, 1x/year oil change. Filters are made by WIX. combo valve is good. Now is being installed on Napa Golds so it's fine.

leave it in the car and use with confidence. These are equivalent to Purolator Classics. metal endcaps, solid construction

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#2589236 - 04/04/12 07:40 AM Re: NAPA Proselect oil filters [Re: BlueOvalFitter]
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Registered: 07/26/06
Posts: 2587
Loc: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
I think if you don't have any specific problems such as the start-up noise, it should be fine for 5K.
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