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Oil Filter, Oil Cooler and Crankcase Ventilation System

Oil Filters Oil filter is used in the engine lubrication system to filter out the dirt or girt particles from the oil. Usually two filters are provided, one being fitted on the inlet side of the pump and the other on the delivery side. Types of Oil Filters. The different types of oil filters used in automotive engines are Cartridge Type, Edge Type and Centrifugal Type oil filter. Here we will discuss about mostly used Cartridge Type oil filter. (i) Cartridge Type Oil Filters. It consists of a filtering element placed in a metallic casing. That casing has inlet and…