Toyota Tacoma oil filters are responsible to remove contaminants from engine oil, transmission oil, or lubricating oil. There are different types of oil filters. The cartridge type is a self-contained housing and element assembly that can be unscrewed and replace with a new one. Another type is the magnetic filters found in automatic transmissions. Toyota oil filters do not only filter out debris and unwanted engine deposits, it also helps to lower engine temperature of your Toyota Tacoma. Oil filters should be change every time an oil change is due. By doing so, it can extend the vehicle's life.