Recent Topics
Parked car with deflated tires, sidewall damage?
by HKPolice
3 minutes 20 seconds ago
How to clean out a 200k old 1MZ-FE on a Toyota
by zerosoma
Yesterday at 11:59 PM
Replaced Differential fluid today
by barkingspider
Yesterday at 10:24 PM
When did PUP 0w20 get Dexos?
by lukejo
Yesterday at 09:52 PM
Mortgage Lender and the almighty FICO score
by SVTCobra
Yesterday at 09:46 PM
The Bahawalpur tragedy
by Stelth
Yesterday at 09:43 PM
Filter for B&S 724 cc V-Twin
by Astro_Guy
Yesterday at 08:59 PM
diesel engine oil seems to be failing at 5000 mile
by perplexed
Yesterday at 08:58 PM
Shoe sizing?
by Eddie
Yesterday at 08:40 PM
Switching from M1 to Castrol Edge-Both Euro 0W-40
by WhizkidTN
Yesterday at 08:35 PM
Thin or thick: an excerpt from a classic ASTM book
by Gokhan
Yesterday at 08:25 PM
2012 yaris flush?
by macdole99
Yesterday at 08:15 PM
Acid filter fail
by T-Bone
Yesterday at 08:14 PM
5W-30 for longer engine life?
by flinter
Yesterday at 07:38 PM
AutoZone is having a Sale. So prices went up...
by Oro_O
Yesterday at 07:12 PM
01 Tahoe Instrument cluster failing...
by mjk
Yesterday at 06:27 PM
Key fob batteries lasted 15 yrs
by mclasser
Yesterday at 06:02 PM
Vinegar ok to clean out swamp cooler lines?
by paulri
Yesterday at 05:34 PM
More on ASRC Fluid
by BrianF
Yesterday at 05:13 PM
Milesyn SXR 5w30
by Vlad_the_Russian
Yesterday at 05:02 PM
Newest Members
gwarrior4u, Airbum787, mrj1, Nutch, motorcycler
61995 Registered Users
Who's Online
38 registered (BobandWeave, bdcardinal, BironDanmum, beanoil, bbhero, 6 invisible), 1333 Guests and 10 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
61995 Members
66 Forums
267138 Topics
4418325 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3295556 - 02/26/14 08:38 PM Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag.
oldspice Offline


Registered: 02/20/14
Posts: 6
Loc: florida
I found this site while researching for our "new" 2010 Odyssey (non-VCM LX), and I'd like to be a positive contributor so here's something you might find cool, and something I didn't see using the search button:

In the February 2012 issue of Four Wheeler magazine there is a huge comparison and breakdown of oil filters.
To find it, add http://www to .fourwheeler.com/how-to/engine/129-1202-oil-filter-comparison-fodder/

I liked what they said about Mobil 1 filters, but this site seems to have much praise for NAPA Gold and Wix and not that much about the M1 filters. But hey, to each his own. Please enjoy!

Top
#3295592 - 02/26/14 09:16 PM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: oldspice]
michaelluscher Offline


Registered: 10/07/12
Posts: 2209
Loc: Northeast
Links broken

Link Murderer!
_________________________
'06 Toyota Camry SE V6 3MZ-FE 61k
'01 Mercury Villager Estate VG33E 49k
'06 Ford Taurus SE Vulcan 56k
'13 Chrysler 300 3.6 Pentastar 136k

Top
#3295597 - 02/26/14 09:25 PM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: oldspice]
sir1900 Offline


Registered: 03/12/09
Posts: 1443
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan
_________________________
2015 Infiniti Q50
MOTOMASTER 5W30 + Nissan OEM

2015 Nissan Murano
M1 AFE 0W20 + Purolator L14612

2004 Accord EX V6
CASTROL EDGE 0W20 + Promotive 14612

Top
#3295606 - 02/26/14 09:31 PM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: oldspice]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 18723
Loc: Upstate NY
This is an observation only evaluation. Interesting but not all that meaningful.
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT
2015 Ford F250 w/Powerstroke
2016 Subaru Crosstrek CVT (wife's)


Top
#3295608 - 02/26/14 09:32 PM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: oldspice]
edwardh1 Offline


Registered: 01/17/03
Posts: 2656
Loc: Coastal South Carolina
chart at the end was too small to read.
_________________________
Prius?
In line water heater?
Solar?
All save energy, but may not save money (complicated, no DIY, parts hard to get, parts expensive). You decide.

Top
#3295833 - 02/27/14 06:39 AM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: oldspice]
dlundblad Offline


Registered: 09/30/13
Posts: 8145
Loc: Midwest
I do like how they brought up the "benefit" of running a larger filter.
_________________________
'03 Grand Cherokee 4.0 Castrol Edge HM 10w40-XG16 196k
'02 Volvo S60 2.4T M1 0w40-Mahle OX149D 167k
'97 S Series Blazer 4.3 Delo 15w30-PH3980 130k


Top
#3295857 - 02/27/14 07:14 AM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: oldspice]
Sayjac Offline


Registered: 10/13/08
Posts: 11088
Loc: The Old North State
As mentioned tough to see the details of the filters and the chart without magnification. Even then not that clear, but some observations.

The article dates to 2012, but some/several of the filters are much older versions. Both Purolators, P1 and Prem. Plus are older versions superseded in 2009 with newer more efficient filters. The Tough Guard description says screen over, which hasn't been a feature used now for 4-5 years. It's odd that the article dates to 2012 with some filters dating to ~2008. Notably absent Wix, but that would be the same as Napa Gold. Some of the information may still be the same/similar especially the interior appearance, but several filters shown not current. And none of the current synthetic media filters is even mentioned. Makes me wonder if this is a reprint of an earlier published article.

If one wants more current dissection pic information the gmtruckcentral.com filter comparison (google) has very good current pics. Best to ignore the associated patch test results and conclusions though as they are unreliable.

Top
#3295893 - 02/27/14 07:39 AM Re: Oil Filter Comparison Feb. 2012 Four Wheeler Mag. [Re: Sayjac]
The_Eric Offline


Registered: 03/31/10
Posts: 5267
Loc: Iowa
Originally Posted By: sayjac
Makes me wonder if this is a reprint of an earlier published article.



Or something that was backburnered or started by a short time staffer, and recently picked back up for some filler.
_________________________
2005 Lincoln Aviator 4.6 DOHC
2000 Honda Accord 2.3
2001 Hyundai Elantra 2.0
1979 Ford F-150 351M

Top