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#44: 10-26-2010, 10:00 PM
 
 porterdog
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Originally Posted by fishbone View Post
The relief valve setting would actually lower the rist of restrictive oil flow to the engine...
Sure, it lowers the risk of reduced oil flow, but increases the risk associated with unfiltered oil.

I dunno what to think, really- why did Subaru specify a bypass pressure that was significantly higher than normal? And those filters... tiny!