View Single Post
  #2  
Old 03-22-2012, 09:18 AM
MERF-09's Avatar
MERF-09 MERF-09 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Splendora Texas
Age: 48
Posts: 47
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2001 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Silver
Engine: 2001-2003 359ci (5.9L HO) Cummins ISB 24-Valve Diesel I6 245hp 505lb/ft (6-Speed Manual)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:19
MERF-09 is on a distinguished road
Default

15w40 diesel or gas oil. The diesel oil has a lot of zinc & better additives which will help everything seat together during break in. After 500 to 1000 miles drain the oil. I wouldn't run it hard till everything seats together. Also most autoparts stores sell break in oil additive if you want to go that route.
__________________
One Owner 2001 3500 Cummins 320,000 miles & still growing & 2001 1500 5.2 92,000 & still growing
Reply With Quote