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@  Marchi1 : (21 April 2017 - 01:28 AM)

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Any 1 on that can help me with my post?

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Hey!

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Hey guys long time no talk

@  Chrisolds : (03 April 2017 - 08:15 PM)

Thanks Dave, yeah I'm sure it is these people are just being annoying and I just wanted to let you know about it that's all. Thanks again

@  White Regal GS : (26 March 2017 - 06:00 PM)

Looking for a GSX grille for my 99

@  WildGS : (25 March 2017 - 06:01 AM)

not sure if I cleaned them all up or not...it's getting hard to keep up

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:18 AM)

Haha this looks like a mess lol okay so no coy and paste it worked now just click on the blue link and you're good to go. Thanks Dave

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Copy and paste this link into your browser== http://www.regalgs.org/statuses/all/

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:15 AM)

*it looks like part of it

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:14 AM)

copy and paste the link I posted and use the second link I posted it should not have LINK behind the first one I wrote that but it looks likempart of it

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:13 AM)

Your going to have to coy

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:12 AM)

http://www.regalgs.org/statuses/all/

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:11 AM)

http://www.regalgs.org/statuses/all/ LINK

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:11 AM)

Here you go Dave

@  WildGS : (25 March 2017 - 12:53 AM)

shoot me a link to one of the threads

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 12:27 AM)

WildGS, if you look in the "all updates" section there is a ton of spam a lot of Russian crap and how to lose weight. Just wanted to let you know..

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 12:24 AM)

WildGS,


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#1 wanted.regal

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 11:00 PM

What do you guys prefer for an oil filter ? I want to use only the best.
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Posted 21 February 2012 - 11:10 PM

Purolator PureOne, Wix, Napa Gold.

No Fram, though Bob is the Oil Guy did have better results with their higher end filters that didn't have cardboard endcaps.

Check that site out for more info than you can handle on all things lubrication.

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 11:42 PM

How's the k&n? That's all I been using since day 1
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 12:06 AM

How's the k&n? That's all I been using since day 1


Cursory research shows it's a good filter but it seems you can get a better value in other, less expensive filters.

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 12:07 AM

I use nothing but OEM acdelco #47. You can use the bigger #52 filter but if properly maintained you will never use that much filter.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 01:00 AM

Purolator PureOne, Wix, Napa Gold.

No Fram, though Bob is the Oil Guy did have better results with their higher end filters that didn't have cardboard endcaps.

Check that site out for more info than you can handle on all things lubrication.


I didn't know Fram was bad.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 01:06 AM

Old stock Delcos are still ok but it seems the new ones went to a plastic "Ecore" inner tube instead of a metal one. Take a peek inside your Delco before buying it. I think you can tell for sure by looking at the holes in the top of the filter, but I can't find that info right now.

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 01:39 AM

The K&N is the best you can get, it has the smallest particles of any oil filter on the market.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 01:45 AM

Time for an oil change tomorrow... I have a fram on right now.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:04 AM

napa gold, which USED to be Wix... was always first on my list. unfortunately wix is no longer in business, the Affina group bought them. did they close the wix plant ala the movie tommy boy? no. but do they adhere by the same quality standards as Wix? who knows.

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:09 AM

I would say if someone doesn't want to use a K&N, Amsoil would be the next best thing.

Amsoil oil filters are Hastings Gold Plus that are labeled as Amsoil.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:57 AM

Fram.
F cking Replaced Another Motor



Lolz
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#13 Mrsarcastis

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 03:08 AM

Purolator or Wix here..


Along with Mobile 1 synthetic oil.

Edited by 2001regalls, 22 February 2012 - 03:09 AM.

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 03:12 AM

Purolator PureOne http://www.bestcover...best-oil-filter
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 03:17 AM

I'm using Purolator Pure One.

Bosch and Mobil 1 are good as well. These are in addition to the WIX, NAPA Gold, and K&N already mentioned.

This is dated but it shows which companies place emphasis on marketing rather than filter quality: http://www.knizefami.../reference.html

Edited by OhMyGS, 22 February 2012 - 03:18 AM.

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 04:28 AM

Amsoil all the way. I'm a preferred customer and I have a distribution center I can pick up from about a 5 minute drive away.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 07:26 PM

AC-Delco PF47, I never felt the need to go with anything else because I always do my oil changes well before 3 month or 3K intervals. Plus I'm an OEM filter kind of guy, LOL
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 08:08 PM

Baldwin.
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Posted 23 February 2012 - 12:26 AM

AC-Delco PF47, I never felt the need to go with anything else because I always do my oil changes well before 3 month or 3K intervals. Plus I'm an OEM filter kind of guy, LOL


You can never go wrong with a factory filter, it's just that there are better out there. A Delco filter will do just fine.
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Posted 24 February 2012 - 03:43 PM

Since the mods took place, AC Delco PF52...oh and I use Mobil 1-10w40 :thumbs:

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