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Filtration Systems : Oil Filtration System

An oil filtration system is used to capture and contain dirt and other particles in the oil in order to preserve the cleanliness and lubrication qualities of the oil. Filtering out these particles is necessary to protecting the various components in the system and ensuring long life. Contamination in the system can come from particles in the oil, debris generated due to mechanical wear in the system, environmental contamination, or particles accidentally deposited in the system during installation and maintenance cycles.