Recent Topics
Wix XP oil filter deal
by Randy_R. 07/16/19 06:54 AM
How accurate is the octane rating at the pump ?
by Mr Nice. 07/16/19 06:33 AM
NAPA Presents: A Concert Behind Prison Walls
by GumbyJarvis. 07/15/19 11:35 PM
2019 Dodge Ram Warlock
by buster. 07/15/19 11:04 PM
2014 VW Jetta - transmission service
by gregk24. 07/15/19 10:09 PM
I wish my Camaro was this color!
by clinebarger. 07/15/19 09:19 PM
2019 Crosstrek 2500 Mile Review
by Al. 07/15/19 09:00 PM
Panasonic Cockpit Radio
by dishdude. 07/15/19 08:36 PM
97 Honda Civic won't crank
by Merek. 07/15/19 08:22 PM
Farmall alternator
by chilson450. 07/15/19 08:19 PM
30K and Hyundai ATF?
by flinter. 07/15/19 07:43 PM
'03 Suburban Quirks
by A_Spruce. 07/15/19 06:51 PM
new clutch shop $1500
by sirgerman. 07/15/19 06:45 PM
Pain in the rear transmission service...
by 14Accent. 07/15/19 06:38 PM
Longer Canister Fram Ultra Part #?
by gwarrior4u. 07/15/19 06:27 PM
Rats! I need bodywork
by PeterGreen. 07/15/19 06:15 PM
ATF-4?
by WillB. 07/15/19 05:58 PM
Newest Members
EyeglassRepair, Lucas_Jones, cobb_cruiser, robinjeter, SpicySenpai
68670 Registered Users
Who's Online Now
88 registered members (aquariuscsm, 2009Edge, 97prizm, andyd, 94astro, askani79705, 12 invisible), 1,292 guests, and 26 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums67
Topics291,926
Posts5,013,515
Members68,670
Most Online2,967
Mar 10th, 2019
Donate to BITOG
Hop To
Carquest blue #4783202
06/10/18 04:49 PM
06/10/18 04:49 PM
Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 3,996
United States of America
mjoekingz28 Offline OP
mjoekingz28  Offline OP

Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 3,996
United States of America
Hello all. I am filter shopping and am pretty much going to get an AC PF46e no matter what. But I am wondering what info is there on the CarQuest 85042.the external parts look very nice (can coating, plate, gasket). I just would like to know if there are cut aways, does Mann and Hummel/Wix make them, and whatever other pertinent info you may have.



I will now attempt to use, the search.




Edit: also flow rates could be interesting... AutoZone has the pf46e at 3 gallons per minute.

Just for reference, the wix51042 was rated at 9-11 gpm max per the Wix webpage.

I think flowrate makes a difference, much like in fuellies and engine aero filters.

Last edited by mjoekingz28; 06/10/18 05:03 PM.
Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783212
06/10/18 05:20 PM
06/10/18 05:20 PM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 21,291
PNW
ZeeOSix Offline
ZeeOSix  Offline

Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 21,291
PNW
Originally Posted By: mjoekingz28
Edit: also flow rates could be interesting... AutoZone has the pf46e at 3 gallons per minute.

Just for reference, the wix51042 was rated at 9-11 gpm max per the Wix webpage.

I think flowrate makes a difference, much like in fuellies and engine aero filters.


Those flow rate specs don't mean anything useful unless they say what the oil viscosity and delta-p was at those flow rates. Just like saying a filter is "99% efficient" without saying at micron size - it doesn't give enough info.

Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783243
06/10/18 05:56 PM
06/10/18 05:56 PM
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 8,486
USA
slacktide_bitog Offline
slacktide_bitog  Offline

Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 8,486
USA
The CQ Blue is a reboxed Purolator P1, so stay away from it. They tear like any other modern Purolator

The AC Delco is a better filter than the CQ.

Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783293
06/10/18 06:58 PM
06/10/18 06:58 PM
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 2,981
The land of USA-made Subies!
SubieRubyRoo Offline
SubieRubyRoo  Offline

Joined: May 2012
Posts: 2,981
The land of USA-made Subies!
I don't remember seeing torn PureOnes... some boss and some of the base-level Puros sure but I don't think even car51 has found torn P1s... may be wrong but I feel I'd remember them.

There are plenty of good filters out there, plus even really good filters are less than $10, so why scrimp to save $3-4 for something that's keeping your engine in one piece?

Re: Carquest blue [Re: SubieRubyRoo] #4783308
06/10/18 07:15 PM
06/10/18 07:15 PM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 21,291
PNW
ZeeOSix Offline
ZeeOSix  Offline

Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 21,291
PNW
Originally Posted By: SubieRubyRoo
I don't remember seeing torn PureOnes... some boss and some of the base-level Puros sure but I don't think even car51 has found torn P1s... may be wrong but I feel I'd remember them.


PureOnes were in the mix. Google search the board for 'torn filter spreadsheet'.

Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783314
06/10/18 07:27 PM
06/10/18 07:27 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 2,741
San Antonio, TX
Nyogtha Offline
Nyogtha  Offline

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 2,741
San Antonio, TX
If you are lucky you will get a NOS Wix or Frampion CQ Blue from before the supplier was switched to Purolator. Unfortunately these aren't out on customer shelves where you can root through them yourself, you get luck of the draw on what the clerk gets off the shelves behind the store counter.


"No matter how paranoid you are you're not paranoid enough. Tell the truth. Reach as many people as you can with it. That's your weapon." - Susanne Modeski, aka "Holly" to The Lone Gunmen
Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783317
06/10/18 07:30 PM
06/10/18 07:30 PM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 21,291
PNW
ZeeOSix Offline
ZeeOSix  Offline

Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 21,291
PNW

Re: Carquest blue [Re: ZeeOSix] #4783359
06/10/18 08:34 PM
06/10/18 08:34 PM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 890
Western Ma.
rollinpete Offline
rollinpete  Offline

Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 890
Western Ma.
Originally Posted By: ZeeOSix



Thanks for the link. smile


Pete.

97 Ford Expl.Sport 4.0 ohv 4wd 5spd 188k miles
03 Saturn Ion 2.2 L4 5spd 239k miles
PP, PPHM 50/50 5w30

Currently under the influence of oil shocked2

Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783380
06/10/18 08:52 PM
06/10/18 08:52 PM
Joined: Dec 2016
Posts: 9,113
Waco, TX
Linctex Offline
Linctex  Offline

Joined: Dec 2016
Posts: 9,113
Waco, TX
Have you thought about trying some of the ones RockAuto sells?

It might be worth the gamble.


"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: Carquest blue [Re: Linctex] #4783567
06/11/18 05:39 AM
06/11/18 05:39 AM
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 1,918
wv
krismoriah72 Offline
krismoriah72  Offline

Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 1,918
wv
Why do you want an E-Core? PF46 is easy to find at Advance Auto.

Re: Carquest blue [Re: mjoekingz28] #4783739
06/11/18 10:29 AM
06/11/18 10:29 AM
Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 3,996
United States of America
mjoekingz28 Offline OP
mjoekingz28  Offline OP

Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 3,996
United States of America
I try to go with factory parts usually/always when possible.

I was simply considering a Wix and saw the CQ blue looked good- so I had considered trying something different. But then thinking and hearing your opinions....the PF has been fine for 2-3 oil changes in a row so far, and I hear the cage is even better for increased flow (which is important to me) and also GM and Champion seems to have really tried with the Ecore making a lot out of a little.....dependable, solid performance, and good/not as bad for Earth. I was just kind of concerned with hearing all these no oil pressure stories with the ACDelc which was fixed by switching to any other brand oil filter.

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Powered by UBB.threads™