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what brand of oil filters?

while your here what fuel filters do you use to ?

i found this i guess it is a local company in her sooner state.

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I saw a video about the motorcraft filters and their benefeits and the tolerances. I took my oil filter and measured it compared to the motorcraft and noticed that many of the tolerances of the non motorcraft filters were pretty damn bad.

I haven't used a non-motorcraft filter since. I will try to find the video.

As far as fuel filters go, I use motorcraft exclusively unless I crack the top. Some aftermarket filters come with this.

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Stick with all motorcraft fuel/oil filters..

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Motorcraft or Racor on a 6.0 thats it

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I am in full agreement on the filters. I use Schaffers full synthetic. Compare apples to apples and I think you will find it is superior to most everything on the market.


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Motorcraft oil and filters for me.


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thanks guys, i am just preping to save the extra money of do-it-yourself... besides i have never paid for a oil change, save that for when i am in a condition for me to not be in the physical condition to one anymore. thanks again -arick
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Motorcraft, period.
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7.3L:
Mobil 1 oil filters
microguard (purolator/motorcraft) fuel filters

6.0L:
motorcraft or microguard (set them next to m-craft and they are the exact same)

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