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Q: What kind of oil filter should I use?

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What kind of oil filter should I use?

A: Just like engine oil, there are several dif...

Just like engine oil, there are several different types of oil filters for you to choose from to use during an oil change. To choose the proper oil filter for your vehicle.

  1. Check the requirements for your vehicle.

  2. Buy the Ford recommended brand oil filter, Motorcraft.

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