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Any good aftermarket oil coolers?

Any good ones? Looking for more reliable than the stock application. Thanks
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Bulletproof diesel. It will set you back a little but is the best thing out there as far as oil cooling for these trucks.
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I am running the BulletProof oil cooler and while it is expensive, you will never have to deal with the factory oil cooler failures again. The fit and finish of this thing proves how well built and designed this system is for our trucks. Oh and I definitely put it through its paces towing a 12k lb toy hauler up some decent grades in the Arizona summertime. It works well and is an excellent upgrade!

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I am running the BulletProof oil cooler and while it is expensive, you will never have to deal with the factory oil cooler failures again. The fit and finish of this thing proves how well built and designed this system is for our trucks. Oh and I definitely put it through its paces towing a 12k lb toy hauler up some decent grades in the Arizona summertime. It works well and is an excellent upgrade!
What he says. I got the BP one, works great and a great company to deal with.
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Alright thanks for the info guys
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I agree with all of these guys. I also have the BPD oil cooler, and it is the only aftermarket one worth buying IMO. The other aftermarket ones do not perform well.

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BP also gives you a real oil filter and another 4 quarts of oil, all good things.
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I am definitely going to bite the bullet if mine craps out again. Have halls oil temps looked any better with it or is there a significant difference other then no failure.


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Anybody have any idea as to where one could get this the cheapest?
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I am definitely going to bite the bullet if mine craps out again. Have halls oil temps looked any better with it or is there a significant difference other then no failure.
No, the temps are roughly the same whether running the factory oil cooler or the BPD oil cooler. The biggest improvement is the "no failure" aspect of the BPD setup.
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Anybody have any idea as to where one could get this the cheapest?
BulletProofDiesel - Darn-Near Bullet Proof Diesel Products for your 6.0

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2005 F250, CCSB, 6.0 PSD, FX4 (The Sweet Unit is white)
2008 F350, CCLB, 6.4 PSD (Brad-the wife's truck is black)




Engine Mods:
Fluidampr
CCV Reroute (Reinstated)
4" MBRP Exhaust
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
Bulletproof 53V FICM
BulletProof EGR Cooler
BulletProof Water Pump
Riff Raff Intercooler Boots
Gogo Diesel Direct Drive Solenoid
BulletProof All-Aluminum Radiator
BulletProof All-Aluminum Intercooler
BulletProof Oil Cooler System w/ Bypass Filter
SCT w/ Custom Tunes (TSD, DJ's, Innovative, Gearhead, QuickTricks)

Exterior Mods:
Bilstein 5100 Shocks
Icon Adjustable Trac Bar
Firestone RideRite Air Bags
BDS Dual Steering Stabilizer
Aluminum Finned Differential Cover
Reese 16k Manual Slider 5th Wheel Hitch
Icon 2.5" Leveling Kit w/ F-350 rear blocks
20" BMF Novakanes wrapped in 33" Nitto Terra Grapplers
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