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External transmission filter kit?

Hey guys,
Just wondering how many people have installed an external transmission filter kit? I think this is a great kit to have. My plan is to install as many external filters as possible , ie the oil bypass, coolant filter and now the external transmission filter!

Seems like this would be a good kit considering they make the coolant filter kit as well.
http://www.dieselsite.com/2008-20106...tersystem.aspx

Any input would be great, thanks!

-Geoff
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I have the dieselsite external tranny filter. It was an easy install and seems to work well.

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I have the dieselsite external tranny filter. It was an easy install and seems to work well.
How often do you change it? Every 50k?
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I change it every year for a piece of mind even though its probably not necessary. The filters are not very expensive. I also have the guage from them that you can buy to tell when the flow starts getting restricted. Now that i have change the fluid and the internal filter i will probably change it less often.

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