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    9688 the one size fits all for asian cars?

    How much dirt capacity does one need in a filter? If you are filling up a 6607 to the point where it reaches constant bypass, you've got some major issues where upsizing to a larger filter isn't going to be the fix.
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    MOBIL 1 M1-108A CUT OPEN

    Looks like the filter came as advertised. Thanks for the C&P. I am impressed by how good it looks after 20,000 miles.
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    Q50 VQ37 Ester oils

    Little late to the party, but I will add that it is more important to change the oil at regular intervals than what brand of oil goes in, as others have mentioned, this engine is notoriously hard on oil. I've always changed at 8000km, using both conventional and synthetic. I currently have...
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    Info on Mobil1 M108A Filter

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by GZRider</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> is there any reason that would be inadequate for the G37/370z?</div></div> No. No reason at all.
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    Baldwin B1400 Cut Open

    Baldwin = Hastings
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    NEW Motomaster OE Plus Filter (Canada only)

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Garak</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by maxdustington</div><div class="ubbcode-body">What a odd filter, you would think they would want to compete...
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    NEW Motomaster OE Plus Filter (Canada only)

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by ZeeOSix</div><div class="ubbcode-body">The louvers I can see in the photo look opened up pretty good.</div></div> Yup. I checked before buying. I plan to use this in the Murano. I picked a few other ones at random to...
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    NEW Motomaster OE Plus Filter (Canada only)

    New on store shelves at Canadian Tire is the Motomaster OE Plus Filter made by Champion Labs. Highlights: 99% efficiency (no micron rating though) Up to 10,000 miles or 16,000 km interval Synthetic blend media Steel shell Silicone ADBV Competes with FRAM TG Regular price $9.99. ($7.99 until...
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    2017 Altima extended oci

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by cals400ex</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Does the longer filter provide any benefit? Maybe if one were wanting to extend their oil change interval?</div></div> The longer filter provides a small amount of additional...
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    What's the correct way to use extended drain oil filters?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by wemay</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Scenario: OCI of 5K miles using Mobil 1 AP filters. Which is best? a. keep on the vehicle and just change the oil. b. remove filter drain all the oil from filter and re-apply. c...
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    Motomaster Formula 1 Synthetic 5W-30 new baseline

    Thanks cdlamb for sharing once again. I still can't get over how the starting TBN is a mere 6.1. If you go on to PQIA's website, the industry standard for TBN 6.1 to 8.3. If the lab results are accurate, the TBN is at the lower limit of that standard. Shell's conventional 5W-30 has a starting...
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    Motomaster Formula 1 Synthetic 5W-30 new baseline

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by cdlamb</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> I can hardly find any bottles of that shape anymore. They are more the round handles like this: <a...
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    Motomaster Formula 1 Synthetic 5W-30 new baseline

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by newbe46</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by sir1900</div><div class="ubbcode-body">TBN embarrassingly low for a Full Synthetic. </div></div> What is...
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    Motomaster Formula 1 Synthetic 5W-30 new baseline

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Garak</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by cdlamb</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Is it at least a good conventional oil?</div></div> The most...
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    Motomaster Formula 1 Synthetic 5W-30 new baseline

    Thanks for posting! Is this the one made by CITGO? TBN embarrassingly low for a Full Synthetic.
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