Pennzoil Q&A

Click here to participate in the Pennzoil Q&A

Recent Topics
Watch question
by Toy4x4
08/30/15 01:54 AM
Thermostat rusty after 7 months installed?
by Xrs2zz
08/30/15 12:59 AM
Nankang getting into the All-weather action
by UG_Passat
08/30/15 12:29 AM
Oil leak, which motor oil should I use?
by MightMirage
08/29/15 10:49 PM
off the air?
by pb
08/29/15 10:04 PM
2006 Jaguar Vanden Plas
by Torrid
08/29/15 09:14 PM
CAFE, Dexos, GF-5, Moly... fines, fees, cost etc.
by wemay
08/29/15 09:09 PM
A retired Admiral tells all.
by CT8
08/29/15 09:05 PM
O'Reilly Pennzoil Gold $3.28
by JBinTX30
08/29/15 08:44 PM
Truck House
by montero1
08/29/15 08:32 PM
Best Daily Driver Car (Sedan or Hatch) for $16K?
by wn1998
08/29/15 07:52 PM
torn purolater wrecked my motor?
by Festiva_Man
08/29/15 07:51 PM
Newest Members
ChooChooMan74, VonRibbentropp, FA7X, BennyD, Boomsucka
55188 Registered Users
Who's Online
21 registered (901Memphis, 268i, csandste, 333z, 3 invisible), 499 Guests and 138 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
55188 Members
66 Forums
236676 Topics
3813422 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3164455 - 10/22/13 11:21 PM Who Makes Drive Works Oil Filters At Advance Auto?
crazyoildude Offline


Registered: 07/23/08
Posts: 7007
Loc: new jersey
I was at advance auto today and i noticed white filters by the name of drive works does anyone know anything about them? The come sealed in plastic.

Top
#3164510 - 10/23/13 02:50 AM Re: Who Makes Drive Works Oil Filters At Advance Auto? [Re: crazyoildude]
Robenstein Offline


Registered: 12/23/09
Posts: 4154
Loc: Central IA
If I recall from what I saw about them in previous posts they are made in china and most people say they look like a Donaldson knockoff in the way they are constructed, but with plain paper filter media.

Honestly I would go for a Purolator classic for just a little more money.
_________________________
2011 Triumph Speedmaster
1986 Chevy Monte Carlo SS
1970 Chevy Nova
2006 Scion TC

Top
#3164828 - 10/23/13 11:32 AM Re: Who Makes Drive Works Oil Filters At Advance Auto? [Re: Robenstein]
crazyoildude Offline


Registered: 07/23/08
Posts: 7007
Loc: new jersey
i like the purolator also these look like frams

Top
#3164832 - 10/23/13 11:40 AM Re: Who Makes Drive Works Oil Filters At Advance Auto? [Re: crazyoildude]
accent2012 Offline


Registered: 02/08/12
Posts: 442
Loc: Orlando, FL
They look like a purolator filter. It has a nitrile adbv.

I've used them and they are perfectly fine.
_________________________
Hyundai Accent 2012

Top
#3164864 - 10/23/13 12:13 PM Re: Who Makes Drive Works Oil Filters At Advance Auto? [Re: crazyoildude]
99Saturn Offline


Registered: 02/25/13
Posts: 1230
Loc: NY
They have metal ends, at least mine did when I cut it open. Everything I have read indicates Chinese made look a like of something else, not Purolator.

DW-4459

My big complaint was the ADBV, which seems to be the most common complaint when I see complaints. Other than that, I don't believe there are efficiency specs. Personally I'd go with a Purolator.

Top