Oil Filters, Car Oil Filters
Oil filters help to keep the oil in the engine clean and free from particulates. Oil circulates through the engine and keeps its parts lubricated. It gets dirty quickly and is one of the most frequently replaced elements of a vehicle along with the filter. In order for the engine to run at its best, the oil must be clean. As time goes on, the filter becomes clogged with particulates and other elements that are not good for the engine. Changing the filter every time the oil is changed will lengthen the life of the engine and ensure that it runs well far into the future. Oil filters are not difficult to change and most people can change their oil and filter with little problem. The vehicle must usually be jacked up in order to reach the oil pan and filter. It is accessed from under the vehicle rather than on the top of the engine compartment.