Automotive Fuel Filtration
Office of Automotive Engineering



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image: Using up-to-date instrumentation and laboratory facilities, SwRI staff members design and test air, fuel, and lubrication filtration systems and components.

Using up-to-date instrumentation and laboratory facilities, SwRI staff members design and test air, fuel, and lubrication filtration systems and components.

Related Brochure

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Filtration plays an important role in delivery systems for:

  • Fuel
  • Air
  • Lubricants

Proper filtration strategies help industry reduce or eliminate malfunctions of:

  • Air induction
  • Fuel delivery
  • Lubrication components

Filtration Services

Using advanced small particle and filtration-assessment technologies, Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) engineers provide the following services:

  • Particle-loading pattern analysis
  • Dust-loading pressure drop testing
  • Dust-loading capacity measurement
  • Filtration efficiency testing
  • Media testing
  • Aviation fuel filtration

Related Terminology

contaminants  •  fuel components  •  fuel system components  •  powertrain components  •  air induction systems  •  lubricant systems  •  automotive safety  •  vehicle performance  •  contamination damage  •  fuel injectors  •  functionality testing  •  contamination sensitivity and durability testing  •  contaminant chemical composition determination  •  contaminant particle size evaluation  •  particle-loading pattern analysis  •  dust-loading pressure drop testing  •  dust-loading capacity measurement  •  filtration efficiency testing  •  media testing

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Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a multidisciplinary, independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization with 10 technical divisions.
05/14/14