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i bought some off of ebay,i saved about 12 bucks per filter also bought my tranny filter there to
 

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fleetguard. they are a huge player in the diesel filter market. WIX (napa gold or carquest +) makes a decent product too.... there is also Baldwin, its a Nebraska product and they build a great filter. i use Baldwin or Fleetguard in my truck...
 

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baldwin filters are made in Nebraska. I used to live 2 miles from a manufacturing plant... several of my friends worked there for "summer jobs" where are you guys getting this information?? check this link out... i lived in Kearney NE for several years... the HQ for baldwin... seriously... where do you people hear this stuff?? Baldwin Filters
 

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what are those south africa and mexico places on the link?

my dad's buddy @ work got a baldwin filter stamped ''made in china'' f-that
 

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My local parts store that I deal with is a fleetgaurd, baldwin, wix, fram, and racor dealer. The Racor filter is the cheapest fuel filter from them for a duramax, why? Because nobody other than them has to buy it from Racor like the other manufacturers do. This was at least up until last July, other manufacturers may have started making their own now, if they did I am not aware of it.
 

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Like i said. the HQ is in Kearney Nebraska... A good friend of mine is a production manager for the QA devision and has handed me filters produced in Kearney before... What evidence are you trying to argue?? This is a stupid discussion. Someone asked what brands are good, and i have seen tests performed on all brands at the testing facility in Kearney.. thats why i use the filters... END OF STORY... if you want to take a plat tour and take a filter home from Nebraska, let me know when you are around!
 

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I just talked to my favorite NAPA parts man partsguy662 and up until 6 months ago Racor was the only manufacturer making Duramax fuel filters. Now there is 3 companies that make them. So......I'll drink an Iron City to it
 

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TeeBone! Hey again!

I ended up ordering a case of each oil/fuel/tranny. Split the cases up between myself and a couple other buds. I think it was about $300 total or $100 each.

I change the oil and tranny every 5000 and the fuel every 10,000.

Don't forget to save the magnet off the tranny filter!
 
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