Recent Topics
Bobcat hydraulic pump
by Donald
11/24/14 02:02 PM
Viscosity Modifiers Interesting article.
by Koz1
11/24/14 01:54 PM
Bitog Wall of ... Thank You
by pandus13
11/24/14 01:37 PM
High compression ratio: is higher octane better?
by wemay
11/24/14 01:36 PM
Car Rebuilding
by Eddie
11/24/14 01:04 PM
98 Civic - torque converter lockup?
by wing0
11/24/14 01:02 PM
16MP camera being used in 8MP mode
by Vikas
11/24/14 10:50 AM
Solar Battery Chargers
by Tdbo
11/24/14 10:24 AM
Craftsman Snowblower 247.88955
by Droopy
11/24/14 09:45 AM
GY Ultra Grip GW-3 or Firestone Winterforce
by Blue_Goose
11/24/14 09:37 AM
Oriellys MGL51372 cut open
by DSparks
11/24/14 08:46 AM
many ACEA a5/b5 and a3/b4 only api SL
by shDK
11/24/14 06:23 AM
Newest Members
DRISSI, kinder, SamBruin7, splatt, Lars65inc
51985 Registered Users
Who's Online
95 registered (97 GTP, 05LGTLtd, 2KBMW, 440Magnum, 3800Series, 7 invisible), 1971 Guests and 157 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
51985 Members
66 Forums
222553 Topics
3522669 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#346680 - 12/22/05 08:14 AM AC Delco vs. Purolator
GMC_Z71 Offline


Registered: 12/10/05
Posts: 40
Loc: Arkansas
Who's oil fiter is better? AC Delco or the Purolator oil filter. I started to these Purolator Pure one filters advertised on TV and hear alot about them. Any comments or suggestions? Thanks

Top
#346681 - 12/22/05 08:18 AM Re: AC Delco vs. Purolator
2Fast4U Offline


Registered: 09/06/05
Posts: 437
Loc: Tampa, Fl
IMO.... Purolator. I've stated the following before.... whenever I put on an oil filter I use a rag or something to wipe off the threads of the filter. There have been multiple times in the past when doing this (with Delco filters) that I have seen metal shaving on the rag. Because of this I will not use Delco again.

Top
#346682 - 12/21/05 10:03 PM Re: AC Delco vs. Purolator
labman Offline


Registered: 03/14/03
Posts: 8711
Loc: Nothern USA
I have seen reports of crap on the thread of many different brands. Seems it happens to all of them.

The AC 1177's I have cut open had half again more media than an L 10193. Purolators have a dome end bypass too. Quality of the media is a black hole.

Top
#346683 - 12/21/05 10:38 PM Re: AC Delco vs. Purolator
Ugly3 Offline


Registered: 08/06/04
Posts: 2635
Loc: Chicago
In almost all, if not all testing, Purolator Pure One comes out on top.

Top