Cummins Fuel Filters

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i did not know who Rick Flare is , never heard the name
I have not watched wrestling, boxing, or martial arts, since
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Ice T i have heard of, but can't place him
Just looked him up, tv show from long ago, Law & Order
 

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i did not know who Rick Flare is , never heard the name
I have not watched wrestling, boxing, or martial arts, since
Ricky Star & Argentina Rocka used to jump off the ropes

Ice T i have heard of, but can't place him
Just looked him up, tv show from long ago, Law & Order
ICE T started out as a Rapper, kinda like R U N DMC. He has been on Law & Order for over 20 years now, great fit for the show...
 
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Stay with Mopar or Fleetguard fuel filters. They don't cost much more than the after market brands. This is especially true while under warranty. Carry spare fuel filters and tools when you travel.
 

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CarSheild, really. Did you take a look at the company, or see the customer's YouTube video rants or even better, the YouTube videos from service shops and owners? Get your money back if you can.
What is so bad about Car Shield? According to CarShield reviews on this site there are some happy customers as well. Just curious to hear from the people who really used it and who can compare it with the other similar companies.
 
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Please tell us what problems you personally suffered to make you stop using Fram filters. Not just anecdotal, second hand info from your friends brothers sisters uncle or worse just something you read about on the internet forums.
From the couple of test I saw on the internet Wix & Fram synthetic media filters are the best for the money. Now the bottom of the line paper media Fram filters are junk. Those are the ones giving people all of the problems.
 

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Please tell us what problems you personally suffered to make you stop using Fram filters. Not just anecdotal, second hand info from your friends brothers sisters uncle or worse just something you read about on the internet forums.
1980's my 1969 Firebird 350 V8. Oil and filter change with Fram oil filter. Oil pressure 1/2 of normal. Checked with gauges and still low. Replaced with AC/Delco and problem solved. In 2020, wife's Hyundai new Fram air filter. 2000 miles later engine light comes on and loss of power. Turns out filter media came unglued and was stuck in the outlet of the filter box. Wouldn't put a Fram on my worst enemies lawn mower.
 

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I am late to this party but wanted to say a couple things.

First: Fleetguard and Mopar fuel filter by the engine are the best I have found rating wise and they are literally the same filter as the Mopar one is just the Fleetguard in different box. I had injectors fail and truly think using Napa filters contributed to it. I bought my truck used and no way to know for sure but that aftermarket filter is completely different design and not rated for 3 micron from what I can tell. It was a wix from Napa when I bought and I think previous owner used them all the time. Injectors failed around 180,000 which isn’t terrible and there may have been other factors.

Second: The rear filter with water separator is Parker/ Racor I believe so when you get a mopar one it might be different rating than a Fleetguard in back. I use Mopar ones most of the time but have been looking at Fleetguard for that spot too.

Lastly: Watch out for fake/ counterfeit units online. I bought an oil, Fuel, fuel-water set on Amazon from Woot and got counterfeit set which I returned. It is very important to get legit Mopar or Fleetguard as the Chinese knockoffs are pretty tricky at looking legit. I do believe the real Fleetguard is always USA or MEXICO not China. Pretty easy to spot fake when it says “Fleelguard” instead of Fleetguard. The water separator is harder to tell but left is legit and right is knock off. I got that picture from someone else as I didn’t have a side by side at the time. I don’t know how to tell on the oil filter as I don’t use Mopar ones only the LF16035 which is the stratopore one.
 

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I am late to this party but wanted to say a couple things.

First: Fleetguard and Mopar fuel filter by the engine are the best I have found rating wise and they are literally the same filter as the Mopar one is just the Fleetguard in different box. I had injectors fail and truly think using Napa filters contributed to it. I bought my truck used and no way to know for sure but that aftermarket filter is completely different design and not rated for 3 micron from what I can tell. It was a wix from Napa when I bought and I think previous owner used them all the time. Injectors failed around 180,000 which isn’t terrible and there may have been other factors.

Second: The rear filter with water separator is Parker/ Racor I believe so when you get a mopar one it might be different rating than a Fleetguard in back. I use Mopar ones most of the time but have been looking at Fleetguard for that spot too.

Lastly: Watch out for fake/ counterfeit units online. I bought an oil, Fuel, fuel-water set on Amazon from Woot and got counterfeit set which I returned. It is very important to get legit Mopar or Fleetguard as the Chinese knockoffs are pretty tricky at looking legit. I do believe the real Fleetguard is always USA or MEXICO not China. Pretty easy to spot fake when it says “Fleelguard” instead of Fleetguard. The water separator is harder to tell but left is legit and right is knock off. I got that picture from someone else as I didn’t have a side by side at the time. I don’t know how to tell on the oil filter as I don’t use Mopar ones only the LF16035 which is the stratopore one.

On the filter you say spells Fleelguard, I have to ask did you use a magnifying glass to be sure that what you thought was and L was really an L and not a small printed T? I looked at my Fleetguard 53000 and being its still wrapped in plastic I had to get a magnifying glass to be sure if it was an l or a t, in reality with the magnifier I could see that its a small printed t that to the naked eye looks like an small L.....
 

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I've made multiple posts about the counterfeit rear fuel filter and how to find the differences. Everyone we were able send back and were bought off Amazon. One seller questioned it and I believe he didn't know he was reselling fakes.
Alot of them are detected by the fonts being slightly off. I used the above Fleelgaurd photo and a known real one.
Suspect fake below
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Authentic below
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I've made multiple posts about the counterfeit rear fuel filter and how to find the differences. Everyone we were able send back and were bought off Amazon. One seller questioned it and I believe he didn't know he was reselling fakes.
Alot of them are detected by the fonts being slightly off. I used the above Fleelgaurd photo and a known real one.

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Thank you! My hunch was fake but is didn’t have another on hand as it was already in my pickup. I usually keep a set on hand incase and keep them with my pickup in the event I need them on the road. I saw this when I opened it and thought this has to be fake. Looked online and saw a lot of people saying fake but didn’t see a real one to compare. Thanks again!
 
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