Originally Posted by byoungblood
I agree to a point, however, since Ford themselves do not make the filter, buying from the OEM that makes it for Ford means you're buying the same filter with a different name on the can. Also brands like Wix are made to the same specs (maybe even better) and are good alternatives.
It was well known when I had my 6.0 PSD that Donaldson made the OEM filters. With these gas motors it's not known. Guessing that a non-OEM is equivalent (same specs) or better is not worth the risk to me. I'll run OEM all day long as price is basically the same.
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