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Are there any semi-decent cone filters that don't require oiling? I know I worry too much, but I don't feel like having to worry about a MAFS dying from oil.

I'd go to Autozone to save money, but I don't know how low quality they are there.

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if you oil it right you wont have to worry...

it was stated a while back that you should clean it then dry it,
apply the oil, stuff the filter with paper towels and wrap it with paper towels,
let it sit overnight,
THEN reinstall it.
i dont remember WHO posted it originally, but MichealXI LOVED the idea.





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ITG is the way to go, flows much better than the cotton cones or panels.
 

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Okay, anything a little less expensive than an ITG? 80 bucks is a little spicy, considering I can make everything else for cheaper.
the ITG filter will be the last one you buy... period. Well worth the price. It carries a LIFETIME warranty... so if it fails, new one = free!
 

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I have heard/read good things about the oil-free Apexi cone filters. In an independent test they supposedly flowed better and blocked more dirt particles compared to 5 or 6 competitive oiled air filters.

But I'm with these guys above...I'd go with an ITG filter.
 
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