If nothing is eventful, I usually do not make a cut & post but, someone wanted to see some recent eCore cut and posts.
Oil change date: 02/11/2017
Miles on vehicle: 167273
Miles in service: 3082
Days in service: 63
Oil: PYB 5W30 + 1/2 qt of MMO in the last 500 miles.
Filter: Champ PH820
No filter issues to report. Filter performed as advertised.
Champ PH820 label.
Date code: 011514ES1 08:34 January 15, 2014
Base interior. Note holes are smooth.
Combo valve on the combo valve end of the filter element. Combo valve was smooth and still soft and pliable.
Combo valve sitting on the base plate.
Combo valve end of the filter element.
Element view #1.
Element view #2.
Element view #3. The spot at 6 o'clock low is epoxy from the seam to the right.
This one picked up a few more bits of carbon.
All the PH820 filters cut here today all had 56 pleats.
Old style core.