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Apr 22, 1:54pm - #162136 
What type of oil filter?

What type of Oil Filter do you all use?

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Apr 22, 1:57pm - #162137 
mobil 1

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Apr 22, 2:00pm - #162138 
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Apr 22, 2:29pm - #162139 
mobil 1..nothing else

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Apr 22, 2:36pm - #162140 
Mobil 1 makes a filter confused

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Apr 22, 2:42pm - #162141 
but TRD is expensive right?

I use whatever the dealer puts on.


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Apr 22, 4:01pm - #162142 
i use K&N. Mobil 1 makes oil filters? If they do how are they?


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Apr 22, 4:39pm - #162143 
Oil filters are oil filters as long as you change at 3000miles, but if you use synthetic change at 7000. thumbsup
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Apr 22, 4:45pm - #162144 
A filter is NOT A filter. Many better ones have better seals, drain back valves, etc.

I use K&N, I'd use mobil 1 but I've never seen one.

Full synthetic oil is your friend.


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Apr 22, 5:03pm - #162145 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS

A filter is NOT A filter. Many better ones have better seals, drain back valves, etc.

I use K&N, I'd use mobil 1 but I've never seen one.

Full synthetic oil is your friend.
I buy the Mobil 1 filters.

I buy them at Autozone, and they aren't cheap. Most filters cost around $5, but these are like $10.



And as Diablo said...A filter is not a filter.

If you look on the back at the fine print, you will see a percentage, stating what percent of particles of a certain size were caught when they made (I believe) two passes through the filter. Mobil 1 and a few others are like 97%, while others may be a few percent lower. 97% is the highest rating I have seen.

I'd bet that since most of you didn't know that Mobil 1 makes/sells filters that they are new on the market. Guess I got lucky that they sell them in STL?

I'd just go with Mobil 1 oil and a Mobil 1 filter.


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Apr 22, 5:05pm - #162146 
stock


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Apr 22, 5:09pm - #162147 
If you have time, check out this site...

http://people.msoe.edu/~yoderw/oilfilterstudy/oilfilterstudy.html

Kinda interesting, but it is long.


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Apr 22, 6:16pm - #162148 
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Nov 25, 1:04am - #162149 
so far, i use fram.

i'll check into K&N and Mobil 1.

I never knew Mobil 1 made filters spineyes


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Nov 25, 1:07am - #162150 
toyota brand


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Nov 25, 1:20am - #162151 
Toyota Filter brand. Works for me...

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Nov 25, 1:22am - #162152 
Ive used them all and Ill tell you it doesnt make one bit of difference what kind you use.


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Nov 25, 1:23am - #162153 
^^^ I concour

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Nov 25, 3:25am - #162154 
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Nov 25, 5:29am - #162155 
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Nov 25, 6:39am - #162156 
FRAM baby, but when I find a shop that sell mobile filter I will use those.


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Nov 25, 5:00pm - #162157 
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Nov 25, 5:06pm - #162158 
Why would you use anything else besides oem toyota filter? The other ones, ie: mobil, k&n, etc don't give the correct oil pressure that celica engine needs... I read that on a site, but I can't remember the link...

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Nov 27, 12:49am - #162159 
Check out this webpage, it does a very good job of comparing many different oil filters, as you will see there are large differences in filtering capacity, flow, and quality. http://www.oilfilterstudy.com/. I have been using Amsoil filters.

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Nov 27, 12:54am - #162160 
The only time youll ever need that difference in quality is if your an idiot and you let your oil go 25,ooo per oil change. If you put synthetic in your car and change it every 5,000 miles it wont matter what filter you use.


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Nov 27, 9:19am - #162161 
Toyota Filter

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Nov 27, 9:08pm - #162162 
stock, and it works just fine...

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Nov 28, 12:01am - #162163 
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Nov 28, 8:03pm - #162164 
Stock and K&N which ever one I have at the time. Right now I have Toyota because I ordered another one .

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Nov 28, 9:56pm - #162165 
Stock Toyota (or TRD if available) every 2500 miles/3 months for my 3sgte


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Nov 29, 1:33pm - #162166 
Basically, anything but Fram, but mostly just the stock Toyota filter.


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