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Purolator Fuel Filter

Part No. F56117 Warranty Details  
$65.99
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Dirt and even rust can enter the fuel stream at any point along the long journey from refinery to your vehicle's fuel tank. So, your fuel filter becomes the final line of defense against damaging contaminants getting into your vehicle. Clean fuel, free from dirt particles and rust, is essential for the smooth and efficient operation of your vehicle. A tiny grain of dirt can clog injectors, leading to erratic performance and poor gas mileage. Clean fuel increases gas mileage and improves engine performance - and with the fluctuating cost of gas these days, that's really important!

Product Features:
  • Defense against damaging contaminants
  • Helps increase gas mileage
  • Improves engine performance
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PurolatorFuel Filter
 
4.3

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Trucks (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Mechanic (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (8)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great product will buy again

It is a high quality product of purelator. This fuel filter has never let me down. One of the main things need to keep a diesel running is clean fuel. With the fuels...Read complete review

It is a high quality product of purelator. This fuel filter has never let me down. One of the main things need to keep a diesel running is clean fuel. With the fuels of today, you need a good brand filter.. This is it.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Puralator Duramax Fuel Filter

Wish this product was in metal case It fit perfectly and was easy to install.

Wish this product was in metal case It fit perfectly and was easy to install.

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5.0

Will continue to use this service

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

Buying online is very fast and convenient. Store staffwas on point and friendly.

 
5.0

Great product and price!

By 

from Fredericksburg, VA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Perfect fit and comes with all gaskets

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

      Fits like original and a good price.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Outstanding! Love getting my parts this way!

      By 

      from Brownsville

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

      Great

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Easy to install - fits very well

      By 

      from Buffalo, NY

      About Me Truck Enthusiast

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      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trucks

        Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

        good price, good name

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Excellent product

        By 

        from Lockport, NY

        About Me Mechanic, Retired Vehicle Repair

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • High-Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Any vehicle it fits

          Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

          I only use Purolator filters because of quality and ease of use. I have never had a problem with them and have used them on many applications over the last 50+ years.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          always been a trusted product name

          By 

          from northwest ct

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

          sold this brand for years

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great product will buy again

          By 

          from Canyon lake tx

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

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Trucks

            Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

            It is a high quality product of purelator. This fuel filter has never let me down. One of the main things need to keep a diesel running is clean fuel. With the fuels of today, you need a good brand filter.. This is it.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            4.0

            Would buy again

            By 

            from undisclosed

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

            Bought for backup filter while traveling for '06 Chevrolet 2500HD Duramax. Reason for 4 star- Have not installed it yet. Looks like it'll work okay. I am a trained mechanic.

            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            nice new design!!

            By 

            from Fort Hood TX

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

            02 lbz dirtymax 3500 dually, will continue to use every two oil changes and recommend to others!

            (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            Puralator Duramax Fuel Filter

            By 

            from Chambersburg, PA

            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Trucks

              Comments about Purolator Fuel Filter:

              Wish this product was in metal case It fit perfectly and was easy to install.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              3 Questions | 3 Answers
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              • Q:

                Is the housing metal or plastic?
                Asked on 4/28/2015 by br from Safety Harbor, FL

                1 answer

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                  A:

                  Happy to assist you with your question Br! This filter is made of hardened phenolic plastic.

                  Answered on 4/28/2015 by Panda from AAP
              • Q:

                2 microns??? Are u sure?? Ive read 4, but I don't know how I feel about the plastic filter, you wont get the one shown in the pic. I've read good and bad reviews. Not sure if I'll return it.
                Asked on 4/22/2015 by Jeepjunk from Moriches NY

                1 answer

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                  A:

                  I'm glad to assist, Jeepjunk! This Purolator Fuel Filter (Part No. F56117) for your 2003 GMC Sierra 3500 6.6L Duramax Turbo Diesel is indeed rated at 4 microns. You are also correct the Purolator has made a design change to a plastic fuel filter. Many of the manufacturers of filters for this engine have changed to a plastic filter housing. The new housing will prevent rusting. If for any reason you are dissatisfied with your purchase, please return it to your local Advance Auto Parts store with your receipt.

                  Answered on 4/23/2015 by Heath, ASE Parts Specialist from AAP
              • Q:

                How small of a micron is this capable of filtering out?
                Asked on 12/31/2013 by downtime from Saint Paris,Ohio

                1 answer

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                  A:

                  Hi downtime, great question! This filter is capable of filtering out 2 micron.

                  Answered on 1/1/2014 by Vincent from AAP
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