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Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics #4713310
04/01/18 02:58 PM
04/01/18 02:58 PM
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Jacksonville, FL
FlyNavyP3 Offline OP
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April fools guys.

Also happy Easter to all who observe it!

Since I promised a pic I'll add one from the Gatornationals below...



Last edited by FlyNavyP3; 04/01/18 03:01 PM. Reason: add picture

Luke
P-3C and P-8A Maritime Weapons and Tactics Instructor, Instructor Tactical Coordinator and Mission Commander
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713337
04/01/18 03:27 PM
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Good one, all the Fram haters clicked on this and were disappointed I am sure.


2012 Honda Accord EX-L K24z3
54,xxx miles
PPPP 0w20 / Fram Ultra

2014 VW Jetta SE 1.8T ea888
40,xxx miles
Castrol OEM dealer fill / OEM filter
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713364
04/01/18 03:49 PM
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Waco, TX
Linctex Online content
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Hahahahaha!

OK - so what oil filter WAS on that Fueler?!?!?


"The evidence demands a verdict".
(Re:VOA)"it's nearly impossible to actually know the particular additives that are in there at what concentrations."
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: Linctex] #4713375
04/01/18 04:03 PM
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FlyNavyP3 Offline OP
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Originally Posted By: Linctex
Hahahahaha!

OK - so what oil filter WAS on that Fueler?!?!?


The entire Kalitta motor sports crew (4 full time fuel cars) run Wix filters.


Luke
P-3C and P-8A Maritime Weapons and Tactics Instructor, Instructor Tactical Coordinator and Mission Commander
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713420
04/01/18 04:58 PM
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Down Under
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Ya' Got Me !!

I was thinking ....no way could a torn filter wipe out a bearing, something else must be contributing....but that Luke guy knows what he is talking about...better click on the thread an see what is happening.

Happy Easter All !!!


Castrol GTX Ultraclean 15W40 A3/B3 + Wesfil-Cooper Z154
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713438
04/01/18 05:32 PM
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Ozark Mountains
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Since I am running Fram Ultras in everything I own I was ready for a
coup de grce !

Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713444
04/01/18 05:37 PM
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Bud Offline
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That was a good one banana


2016 Honda Pilot EX-L with NAV.....Mobil 1 0w20 AFE and Ultra XG7317
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713452
04/01/18 05:56 PM
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NY
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NY
Got me


1978 Chevrolet k20
Engine: Delo 10w30xle
Transmission: Castrol transmax dex/merc

1984 Mercedes-Benz 300 turbo diesel
Engine: Delo 400 15w40le
Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3] #4713560
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Indiana
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You guys got me again. I keep forgetting the date.


03 Jeep WJ 4.0 200k Castrol Edge 10w40 HM Fram XG16
02 Volvo S60 2.4T 177k M1 0w40 Mahle OX149D
97 Chevy Blazer 4.3 149k Rotella T5 10w30 Supertech ST3980


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