filters – Blog


July 12, 2018
wix race car

Attention Racers:

Wix is partnering with grassroots racers all over America through their sponsorship program: Team Wix. If you are a racer who is looking for some free gear and some discounts on equipment, this might be something of interest to you. You can submit your form by mail or online right here. After it has been submitted you will receive a rebate form and four decals for the racing machine. Upload a picture of these new decals on your vehicle and you will also receive four Team Wix t-shirts. Wix filters have been a leader in high-performance filtration in racing for years. With this program, […]
June 25, 2018
various wix filters

Tips for Using Air Filters

Did you know how and where you drive can determine the way you should maintain your vehicle? Your owner’s manual typically has two maintenance schedules: normal and severe. Most drivers might be surprised to know that over 80 percent of all driving is considered “severe” or “harsh.” If you drive near construction sites, farmland, dirt, gravel or pavement that has been treated against winter storms, you are being exposed to the kind of dirt and dust that can affect the performance of a vehicle’s engine.  So, how do you know when to change your filters? Below are four tips to […]
June 25, 2018
hastings filters

Inspecting Your Filters

In the same way filters help you breathe, filters are necessary for your car to breathe. There are many different engine oil, air, fuel, hydraulic and coolant filters available in the marketplace. Filters intended for use on the same applications may look similar, but they may not perform the same. There can be major differences in quality amongst different types of filters. Understanding how they fit and function is vital to protecting your investment. You should inspect your filters with the following tests to make sure they are suitable for use.  There are a few things that you can observe from simply […]