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      02-28-2012, 08:42 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by RAR
Sorry to jump in on this but what about the oil/filter packs from OpieOils?

I just bought 7 ltrs of Mobil 1 with a UFI Oil Filter off this site, am I going to have the same problems with the washers/ O rings not fitting properly?
As far as I know Bmw o rings are tested to last upto 20-25k.
All other filters are not tested vigorously and prone to fail after 10k.
You can either return the filter and get the bmw one or use the aftermarket but keep an eye on it after 10k.