Vehicles that can use the Fram PH9837 extra guard oil filter include the 2007-2010 V6 Chevrolet Malibu, the 2007-2008 V6 Saturn Aura and the 2005 V8 GMC Sierra 3500. The PH9837 product page on the Fram website includes a full list of makes and models that can use the filter.
The PH9837 oil filter fits a number of car and truck models, most of which were manufactured between 2000 and 2010. In addition to Chevrolet, GMC and Saturn, makes that have one or more vehicle that can use the filter include Buick, Cadillac, Hummer, Saab and Isuzu. Applicable models include the 2005-2007 V6 LaCrosse, the 2006-2010 H3 and the V8 STS. Most models have V6 or V8 engines with a capacity between 3.5 and 6.0 liters.
The PH9837 product page also includes a reference chart listing the model numbers of comparable filters made by competitors, such as AC-Delco, Castrol and STP. This list includes the General Motors part number for the original equipment manufacturer filters for a majority of the vehicles.
The PH9837 extra guard oil filter is made of cellulose and synthetic glass and has a height of 4.06 inches. The inside diameter of the gasket is 2.45 inches, while the outside diameter is 2.77 inches.