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Coolant Filter...diy?

After reading and looking at some pics, I need a coolant filter? My question is should I "diy" or just buy one?

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Honestly its only like 130 bucks or so. just buy the kit its easier and all done up already with everything you need.

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Thats what I was thinking. Especially having to fab a mounting bracket

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Ya its pretty simple to install, and its not an expensive mod either, in my opinion if its gonna better my truck like that 130 bucks is better then a blown oil cooler, etc etc.

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Ya its pretty simple to install, and its not an expensive mod either, in my opinion if its gonna better my truck like that 130 bucks is better then a blown oil cooler, etc etc.
Thats what got me wanting to get one. I saw some pics and couldnt believe it

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Ya im on month 5 about to put a new filter in again soon.

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Yes just spend the 130 and buy it, I am a plumber and use all the fittings and adapters every day, and it was worth the 40 bucks I would have saved for the time saved and the nice stainless bracket. Support some of these great guys from the site!
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What kit are y'all running?

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www.dieselsite.com check it out there.

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www.dieselsite.com check it out there.
Thanks man, Thats the one I have been looking at.

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