Functioning parts within the valvetrain demand non-stop lubrication to make sure of their functionality. The cooling fluid runs up the sliding piston, camshaft, rotating bearings, and rocker arm of your assembly, so it should be strained by the Buick Sportwagon oil filter. You will find this filter within the sump, right beside the oil pump to ensure easier filtering process for the pump-pressured oil.

Automobile oil filters like your Buick Sportwagon oil filter are commonly manufactured from oil bath or pleated paper material. Paper oil filters are cheap, but need consistent replacement. Oil bath filters, in contrast, lasts longer; although, this type of filters are significantly pricey. There are also different designs for this filter: mechanical, cartridge or spin-on, magnetic, sedimentation, centrifugal, and high efficiency. The recommended service life of your filter varies with material and the design it's made of.

As for your current Buick Sportwagon oil filter, its service life lasts for about one year. This filter needs to be substituted at least annually or as stated in the owner's manual. Locate choices from top makes in the aftermarket such as Fram, Beck Arnley, Mann-Filter, and Hastings over here at Parts Train, so you do not actually have to search a lot further. Call us today via our site's toll free number, which is available 24/7.