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Old 09-04-2018, 04:24 PM
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Question Oil Filter Change with Low Mileage?

So change the oil every 6k or annually.

But how often do you need to change the filter?

Say you only do 1k a year.

Change it every 6 years???
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Re: Oil Filter Change with Low Mileage?

If you only go 1k a year I'd do it every 2. Or just change it... Just make sure to give it a good 1/2 hour down the hwy every few months. That'll keep the moisture from building in the oil.
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Re: Oil Filter Change with Low Mileage?

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So change the oil every 6k or annually.

But how often do you need to change the filter?

Say you only do 1k a year.

Change it every 6 years???

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Re: Oil Filter Change with Low Mileage?

I always change the filter any time I change the oil no matter if I'm changing the oil at 400 miles or 6,000 miles. Well 6,000 miles will never happen with me but just saying - do both together - oil and filters are cheap.
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