oil filters so expensive

4 replies to this topic
  • wswain

Posted December 01, 2007 - 01:46 AM


just wondering if anyone else thought the same thing.. just bought a new one for my 04 model that i recently got and at the local dealer they are $20, i looked at a place in Sydney( fairly far away) called ballards and they are $9.50 each. so much difference.. and the one bought at the local dealer was just a normal paper non reusable one. anyone else found they are expensive. do any buy in bulk. at ballards they are $75 for 10 which is alot cheaper..
thanks will

  • jbrooks26

Posted December 01, 2007 - 05:37 AM


Buy a Scott's stainless steel filter and never buy another one. 10 oil changes and you have it paid for, unless you keep buying the $20 ones and then you only have to do 2.5 oil chainges to pay for the ss filter. Hope this helps,


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  • crf-f crf-r trx cbr

Posted December 01, 2007 - 05:47 AM


hiflofiltro.......3 bucks each

  • grayracer513

Posted December 01, 2007 - 10:41 AM


Scotts: $65 once. I haven't bought an oil filter in 4 years for my '03. Work that out for $3 apiece.


  • wswain

Posted December 01, 2007 - 11:57 PM


thanks fellas

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