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#3430352 - 07/20/14 04:07 PM Nissan 15208-65F01 cut open
NormanBuntz Offline


Registered: 07/27/13
Posts: 1334
Loc: Coastal NC
This filter ran for 4,160 miles and four months on a 2007 Infiniti M35 with QS synthetic blend.

The crease around the media was caused by my cutting tool. This filter is the version made in Taiwan and purchased in 2008. Pleat count was 60. Media is in decent shape with no tears. Don't know how this filter differs from the newer ones from China or the Nissan filters from Japan.


http://s1369.photobucket.com/user/EmmanuelRavelli/library/Nissan%2015208-65F01?sort=3&page=1

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#3430357 - 07/20/14 04:13 PM Re: Nissan 15208-65F01 cut open [Re: NormanBuntz]
Nick R Offline


Registered: 07/14/09
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Loc: Albany, NY
Looks perfectly fine. How much do these cost?
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#3430384 - 07/20/14 04:52 PM Re: Nissan 15208-65F01 cut open [Re: Nick R]
NormanBuntz Offline


Registered: 07/27/13
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This was my last filter from a case bought in 2008 from an Infiniti dealer. Price surely is different now. For the car now, I have Union Sangyo and Hastings filters in my stash.
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#3430425 - 07/20/14 05:37 PM Re: Nissan 15208-65F01 cut open [Re: NormanBuntz]
abycat Offline


Registered: 12/06/10
Posts: 2007
Loc: grande prairie AB
looks better than the Nissan filter my car came with. [/URL]
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#3430442 - 07/20/14 05:52 PM Re: Nissan 15208-65F01 cut open [Re: NormanBuntz]
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Registered: 12/30/06
Posts: 14885
Loc: South Texas,USA
Originally Posted By: NormanBuntz
This filter ran for 4,160 miles and four months on a 2007 Infiniti M35 with QS synthetic blend.

The crease around the media was caused by my cutting tool. This filter is the version made in Taiwan and purchased in 2008. Pleat count was 60. Media is in decent shape with no tears. Don't know how this filter differs from the newer ones from China or the Nissan filters from Japan.


http://s1369.photobucket.com/user/EmmanuelRavelli/library/Nissan%2015208-65F01?sort=3&page=1



Looks like a white version of my Nissan OEM.
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#3430568 - 07/20/14 07:57 PM Re: Nissan 15208-65F01 cut open [Re: Nick R]
NormanBuntz Offline


Registered: 07/27/13
Posts: 1334
Loc: Coastal NC
Originally Posted By: Nick R
Looks perfectly fine. How much do these cost?


I paid $5.25 each for the OEMs 6 years ago at Gwinnett Infiniti in GA. When I bought them I thought they were Japanese made. not Taiwanese.
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