Tusk Oil Filters

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  • grayracer513

Posted January 14, 2008 - 09:28 PM


That's so new it's not in the online fiche yet, even for the '08. If that's the tagged PN, the full PN would be 5D3-13440-00-00. The last set of digits is frequently dropped on package tags when they are zeros.

For a dollar apiece, they'd be an option, for sure. I still think I'd chose the stainless mesh approach over paper, just because of the absolute vs. multi-pass question I addressed in the link I posted. But that would certainly take the cost of filters issue off the table, wouldn't it?

I think you just let a very large cat out of the bag there.

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  • MotoGoalie

Posted January 15, 2008 - 10:50 AM


That's only because you are not seeing it. Try what Gray sugggested with draining the oil from the filter and inspecting it in a good light source. I think that you will see what he trying to say.

If you take the filter, freshly changed and put it in a clean glass of kerosene, swoosh it around for a while, you'll see all kinds of metal flakes float around and settle at the bottom.


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