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post #1 of 41 Old 05-12-2009, 02:20 PM Thread Starter
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Oil Filter Question

I am new to the diesel world. I just bought a 2007 6.0 and am about to service it. In my research I found some people saying that the motorcraft oil filter is the only one to use because all other filters are not the same size and the oil bypass in the bottom of the filter resevoir doesn't close. Is this true? What types of filters are you guys running?
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I always use Motorcraft filters

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I compaired fram that I once put in and a new motorcraft. Fram wasnt bad but motorcraft is flawless. the reason I used fram was that is was available. But never agian will I use fram on my truck.

There is nothing better than motorcraft filter.
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I don't use anything but motorcraft but alot of guys run wix filter.

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I just did my first service on my 6.0 and I used nothing but motorcraft filters for the oil, fuel and tranny.......

also, Ive never used anything but motorcraft oil filters on my '95 F-350 too!



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MC or FRAM same filter different box.


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Racor and Motorcraft are the same.
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I've had bad experience with other filters! Motorcraft for me!!

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