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Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter

Part No. PH16 Warranty Details  

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Fram Extra Guard Oil Filters use cellulose and synthetic glass blended media to promote enhanced engine protection. Fram's engine protection ratings are based on the filter's ability not to just trap dirt but to hold it for the life of the filter.

Product Features:
  • Rated at 95% dirt-trapping efficiency
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Anti-Drainback Valve:Yes
Flow Rating:3 GPM
Gasket Inside Diameter:2.42 in
Gasket Outside Diameter:2.8 in
Gasket Thickness:.2 in
Gasket Usage:Base
Height:3.69 in
Inside Diameter:3/4-16 Th'd
Outside Diameter:3.66 in
Relief Valve Opening Pressure:12

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FramExtra Guard Oil Filter
 
4.1

(based on 36 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (5)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (24)
  • Durable (18)
  • High-performance (12)
  • Lightweight (6)
  • Versatile (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Large cars (20)
  • Trucks (20)
  • Small cars (18)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Auto enthusiast (16), Casual driver (11), Mechanic (8), Truck enthusiast (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (33)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Fram is a proven brand name to me.

I am a self studied and experienced home garage mechanic that performs all routine mainteance, and
most repair work on my vehicles. I service my SUV
and corvettes as needed. My skills...Read complete review

I am a self studied and experienced home garage mechanic that performs all routine mainteance, and
most repair work on my vehicles. I service my SUV
and corvettes as needed. My skills include building complete motors from a bare block for
high performance street applications and organized racing. Fram filters of all types have
always been dependable and of high performance.
In our tight economy, in order to save a "buck",
ordering supplies from an online supplier such as Advance Auto Parts that has excellent prices is highly recommended by me.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Fram is horrible!

Horrible, horrible, horrible. poor quality and construction. filter is cheap and flimsy compared to others on market. has far fewer pleats in the filter (means more junk in your engine). I...Read complete review

Horrible, horrible, horrible. poor quality and construction. filter is cheap and flimsy compared to others on market. has far fewer pleats in the filter (means more junk in your engine). I used these and regret it once i found out how poor these were. puraloator is much better, k&n is great along with bosc and mopar. only "good" thing about this is the grip, thats it!

Don't waste your money and sacrifice you engine

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(4 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Fram is a reliable make

Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

Used them for 10 years. No problems. Some cheaper brands are harder to remove because filter crumbles.

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(3 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Always Use

By 

from Roanoke, VA

About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

Verified Buyer
Level 3

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • High-Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large Cars
    • Small Cars
    • Trucks

    Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

    I always use Fram. I've use other and they don't keep the oil as clear as long.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    (3 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Fram outlasts other manufacturers!

    By 

    from Florida

    About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer
    Helpful Reviewer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Use
    • High-Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Large Cars
      • Small Cars
      • Trucks

      Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

      I stand by Fram as my main filter manufacturer, whether it's oil, fuel, or air filter they are the best!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      (6 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      just a filter

      By 

      from Nashville, TN

      About Me Mechanic

      Verified Buyer
      Level 2

      Pros

      • Cheap
      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Small Cars

        Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

        It is just a standard filter. I bought it because every car needs an oil filter.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (2 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Again, nice product from Fram

        By 

        from butler,pa

        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

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        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Cars
          • Small Cars
          • Trucks

          Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

          Very easy to use.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          (6 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Great Oil Filter

          By 

          from Winter Springs, Fl.

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast

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          Verified Buyer
          Level 4

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use
          • High-Performance

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Large Cars
          • Small Cars
          • Trucks

          Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

          Fram makes a good product.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          (5 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          I trust Fram Extra Guard

          By 

          from Myrtle Beach, SC

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Like My Jeeps

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          Verified Buyer
          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Dependable Name
          • Durable
          • Good price

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Great For Average Use

            Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

            I have used Fram in several different vehicles over the years. Had no motor problems with any and usually average 8,000 to 10,000 miles between oil changes with these filters.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            (5 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Consistenty good quality filter

            By 

            from Stoughton, MA

            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Gearhead

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            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Use
            • High-Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Large Cars
              • Small Cars
              • Trucks

              Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

              I have been using Fram ExtraGuard oil filters for a long time, and they have performed well. I hold on to my cars for a lot of miles, and these filters have done the job well:
              '72 Buick - 205K miles
              '95 Jeeep - 303K miles
              '70 Olds - 362K miles
              I occasionally use other filters, but 98% of the time I use Fram.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (6 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              this is a leader in the industry

              By 

              from Conroe Texas

              About Me Past Filter Manf Rgnl Mgr

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              Level 2

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

                  I was the southeast regional mngr for a different major filter manufacter for several years.
                  Fram has always been top quality with both research/developement and production.
                  Many filters brands are all made by the same company that each boast superiority but just a different label.
                  In my experince Fram is always consistant in quality and up to date technology, this is what I buy for my vehicles

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                  • No

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                  (6 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Bought my last one

                  By 

                  from Tampa, FL

                  About Me Educated, Mechanic

                  Pros

                    Cons

                    • Flimsy

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Fram Extra Guard Oil Filter:

                      Take the time and do a little research on oil filters, there are plenty of reviews on youtube where they are cut open to expose the lack of quality inside. I find it hard to support a company that cares so little about quality and your engine life. In many cases the cheapest quality are the most expensive. If you are changing your own oil you obviously care about making sure your vehicle gets the best possible treatment, why put in one of industries poorly designed filter.

                      http://id.mind.net/~derek/tech/OilFilter/index.htm

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                      • Q:

                        what kind of vehicle does a Fram ph16 extra guard and a Fram ph2 extra guard go to.
                        Asked on 3/27/2015 by mike from rock creek west virginia

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Hi Mike, as these filters fits various vehicles, in order to check the exact fit application for the part numbers ph16 and ph2, please provide us the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle.

                          Answered on 3/27/2015 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        What car does this oil filter go to
                        Asked on 6/14/2010 by mike from huntington,in

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          If you visit Frams website and enter this part number in, the website will list all the applications for this oil filter.

                          Answered on 6/14/2010 by Kevin from AAP
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