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post #1 of 3 Old 07-20-2007, 12:53 PM Thread Starter
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Bypass filters

How many of you are using bypass oil filters? I have read some good articles on them, but don't really know if it is needed.

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I currently don't have a bypass filter, but there has been much discussion at least for the 7.3 that if you go with a bypass only use the single bypass system as the duel has caused wear by robbing some oil pressure from the engine. Also there is some harmonic problems with the duel causing a vibration sound. I guess the single bypass is the ticket though.

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Here are a couple of threads about them:
Installed new By-pass oil filter
oil bypass filters
Bypass filter

I'd like to get one someday.

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