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Old 03-01-2013, 05:05 AM   #267
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Originally Posted by thejordan View Post
No, I'm saying that it's negligible if you prime the filter. It's not something to worry about. I'd be more worried about what is in the oil via oil analysis and the oil level. It's more like, excessive oil changes does your wallet no favors.
Based on my almost 30 years in the automotive repair/maintenance industry, metal-to-metal wear inside an engine is very much something to worry about and can cause accelerated engine wear. Excessive oil changes do an engine no favors.
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