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post #1 of 55 Old 01-14-2011, 09:02 AM Thread Starter
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So I installed the coolant filter

The filter has been on for 2,997 miles. Full of gunk.














Im going to run a couple more filters before I flush my coolant.

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you make me want to install mine now.

diesel site filter setup?

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Yes, it is the dieselsite kit.

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that reminds me, i need to change my filter in 1k miles
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I didnt have a set mileage to change mine. I just happen to change it today. Put the mileage and date into my spreadsheet and came up with 2997

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*Scangauge
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Worthwhile mod indeed. I'm curious did you install it on a freshly flushed system?


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Worthwhile mod indeed. I'm curious did you install it on a freshly flushed system?
No. I did not flush the system before the install.

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*Scangauge
*SCT
*Bulletproof Diesel oil bypass
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I didnt have a set mileage to change mine. I just happen to change it today. Put the mileage and date into my spreadsheet and came up with 2997
Yet another mod I need to do. What kind of spread sheet or program do you use to keep track of maintenance intervals?

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I use Microsoft Excel. Nothing to complicated. I keep track of the date and mileage for oil change, fuel filters, coolant filter, transmission fluid, tire rotations.....

I also keep a date book in the truck that I keep track of my fuel purchases.

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*Bulletproof Diesel oil bypass
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