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    Oil filter anti-drainback valve release pressure

    Hi All,

    Previously I have used a Ryco Z79A filter and have had no issues. However I have heard some bad stories about Ryco filters failing etc. I spoke to a mate who rebuilds turbos and fuel systems and he said to try a Baldwin filter. I asked him to order me one and gave him Z79A as a cross reference. I dropped in to pick it up today and he advised me the Baldwin equivelent for the z19a has an 8psi bypass pressure and that the website lists a different code for the 3/S which has a 20psi pypass pressure.
    What are you guys all using?

    Z79A equivelant - B179
    http://catalog.baldwinfilter.com/Par...artnumber=B179

    Listed part for the 3000GT - B227
    http://catalog.baldwinfilter.com/Par...artnumber=B227

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    Joe
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    I also used one of these previously but the 3sx site does not advise the pressure.

    Oil Filter Power Enterprise Mitsu OF-04A*-*Mitsubishi 3000GT*/*Dodge Stealth Parts

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    I just use OEM filters. They are less than $5 each.

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    What is the bypass pressure on the stock filter?

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    No idea

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