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Sinister coolant filter kit?

I just bought a 6.4, and been reading some preventative measures for certain issues with this engine... And was wondering if anyone is using this kit or something like it and if so, how they think if it's worth it or not. Thanks!
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It doesnt really matter what brand you get but i highly recommend getting a coolant filter. I have the diesel site one.

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I hav teh sinister kit on my 6.0. I like it. Easy to install.

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Never mind I got my brands mixed up, I was thinking of PMM's kit. PMM Coolant Filter Alert I would go with the DieselSite one. http://www.dieselsite.com/2008-2010f...250350450.aspx

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Make sure you check the hoses good. When i installed mine the fittings leaked at the filter block.
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I made my own kit and put it on yesterday cat wait to see the crap it pulls out
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My kit should be here early this week, i was thinking of getting a new clean coolant tank, that way i can actually see how well its working and can get a better look at the coolant.
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I need to order one soon, im going with the dieselsite one over the sinister.

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