Thread: ('11-'14) Oil Filter for 2012 Impreza
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Old 03-04-2013, 03:02 PM   #47
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Originally Posted by BajaGuy68 View Post
WOW! My "stealership" charged me $7.95 for the filter and $2.10 for the washer! I supplied the oil because I didn't want Subaru oil(aka; Mobil 1) used! Oh, the labor was $11.09!
Dang. I always find it crazy that a tiny metal ring costs even $1.00. Seems like they should just give it to me free with the filter. Oh well.

Originally Posted by aeoporta View Post
subaruonlineparts sells filter and washer prtty cheap.
otherwise use aftermarket filter and get a fumoto valve that way you skip the washer and skip the oem filter up charge.
I think I am going to keep buying the OEM filter since it is not super expensive, but I am definitely going to get a fumoto valve. I am tired of getting oil all over my hands.
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