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Old 09-28-2013, 01:11 AM
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You need to change dealers. My dealers service dept are very knowledgeable. I went out back to the services bays and introduced myself to them. They were great and gave me information on my new RAM. Ive had it back for some issues and they worked with me and rectified them with no problems. I also met the owner and his son who is the general manager. Not all dealers are bad and over priced.
No that was a ford dealer in 2003 with my Mach 1. I prefer not to let some kid who could care less about my vehicle change my oil. Personally I enjoy changing my oil.
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Hope i can get m1 m210 up in there!
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Old 09-28-2013, 01:37 AM
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Hope i can get m1 m210 up in there!
Me too. I wonder if this is a 2WD only problem?
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The newer 2013s and all 2014 hemis come with 399 commonly reffered to as caliber filters from factory due to the electric steering . they used to be 899 oil filters. you can still fit an 899 on the trucks they threading is the same. At my dealership we noticed the trucks coming delivered with 399s and thought someone messed up. Called chrysler and this is how they are now

these are part numbers for canada.. btw
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I just got my 2013 Ram 2 weeks ago, but the first 4 oil changes are on the dealer and I will take them up on it. After that is over I will just get a case of Mopar filters.
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The M1-210 fit my 4X4 without any problems. The electric power steering makes it tight, but I had no problem getting it in there and on the truck. Mine also came with the little small one from the factory.
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The electric power steering is awesome. I'm glad my RAM has it. I know some like to change their oil themselves. But this is an example why I let the dealer do it. I get the first 2 free and then its just $19 for as long as I own it.
Be sure and tell your dealer thank you for the straight gauge budget oil they use and some low end filter.

You do understand the QUALITY of the oil is what makes your engine last?
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The newer 2013s and all 2014 hemis come with 399 commonly reffered to as caliber filters from factory due to the electric steering . they used to be 899 oil filters. you can still fit an 899 on the trucks they threading is the same. At my dealership we noticed the trucks coming delivered with 399s and thought someone messed up. Called chrysler and this is how they are now

these are part numbers for canada.. btw
Sounds right my truck was built 7/13
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