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Old November 3rd, 2013, 22:25   #1
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Central PA
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Default ALH oil filter cartridge

does any company make an extended life filter? will my napa gold filter last 100000 miles like the mobile1 turbo diesel oil I run???
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Old November 3rd, 2013, 22:28   #2
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100,000 miles? No. 10,000 miles, yes. They're designed for 20K miles / 2 years in Europe. Just change the oil filter and oil every 10K miles or 1 year, whichever comes first. [this is the factory interval]
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Old November 3rd, 2013, 22:57   #3
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yes I meant 10000 miles
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Old November 4th, 2013, 04:56   #4
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The stock filter is rated for 20K miles.
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