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RE: Mann Oil Filters...
Given that I've blown two motors over the years due to filter failure,
SEND THEM BACK.
Ian Duff, 1990 Coupe Quattro 20v, Red/Black
Home: New Bedford, MA, USA
Work: Charter Systems, Inc., Waltham, MA, USA
>Sent: Monday, 29 July, 1996 11:56 PM
>Subject: Mann Oil Filters...
>I just ordered a couple of Mann oil filters for my CoupeQ from a
>list-recommended vendor, and he sent me these really *heavy* filters
>looked like they had been sprayed with black primer, then the Audi
>was spray stenciled on it. This is different as compared to the OEM,
>has a glossy, higher quality paint job.
>Another note: The backup valve in the center is definitely *not* the
>OEM, and I'm hesitant to use them - I'm considering sending them back.
>Anyone have any insight on what's going on?
>1986 Chevy Caprice