Sorry I'm not proficient enough to figure out how to change the
formatting to get it all on one line when replying to a post.
No luck there but I worked my way through frankhunt.com and got this
alternate site. You may wish to bookmark it. Thanks, I'll be busy for
If anyone else is interested:
Like the Champ filter, this filter is made by Champion Labs. However, it
uses a unique end plate and a thicker can that make it the strongest
filter available for wide distribution retail sale. It also uses a
synthetic media, which improves filtration and flow.
I'm happy to say that this filter is NOT a fake. It is definitely a
It uses a synthetic fiber element that can filter out very small
particles and is very strong. It is rated just under the Purolator Pure
One as far as filtering capability, but is still very much above
conventional paper filters. It also has a very strong construction to
withstand high pressure spikes during start-up. However, as with all
Mobil 1 products, expect to pay 2 - 3
times as much for this filter.
I have received many reports of these filters failing at high pressures.
It seems that the seam where the backplate crimps to the
case can split.
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