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#4713310 - 04/01/18 02:58 PM Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics
FlyNavyP3 Offline


Registered: 07/04/16
Posts: 1431
Loc: Jacksonville, FL
April fools guys.

Also happy Easter to all who observe it!

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




Edited by FlyNavyP3 (04/01/18 03:01 PM)
Edit Reason: add picture
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#4713337 - 04/01/18 03:27 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
gregk24 Offline


Registered: 04/13/13
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Loc: FL, USA
Good one, all the Fram haters clicked on this and were disappointed I am sure.
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#4713364 - 04/01/18 03:49 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
Linctex Offline


Registered: 12/31/16
Posts: 6186
Loc: Waco, TX
Hahahahaha!

OK - so what oil filter WAS on that Fueler?!?!?
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#4713375 - 04/01/18 04:03 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: Linctex]
FlyNavyP3 Offline


Registered: 07/04/16
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Loc: Jacksonville, FL
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.
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#4713420 - 04/01/18 04:58 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
SR5 Offline


Registered: 07/07/15
Posts: 4529
Loc: Down Under
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 !!!
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#4713438 - 04/01/18 05:32 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
callbay Offline


Registered: 05/29/05
Posts: 815
Loc: Ozark Mountains
Since I am running Fram Ultras in everything I own I was ready for a
coup de grāce !

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#4713444 - 04/01/18 05:37 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
Bud Offline


Registered: 06/04/02
Posts: 1764
Loc: Texas
That was a good one banana
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#4713452 - 04/01/18 05:56 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
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Got me
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#4713560 - 04/01/18 08:06 PM Re: Fram XG8A torn and wipes out engine bearings! Pics [Re: FlyNavyP3]
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Registered: 09/30/13
Posts: 10205
Loc: Indiana
You guys got me again. I keep forgetting the date.
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