DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Help Zone - Dodge Ram Problems, Complaints, & Solutions - Maintenance & Re > Dodge Ram Detailing and General Maintenance Forum > Oil Change


Notices

Oil Change Ready to change the oil in your Dodge Ram? Engine -Trans - Differential - Transfer Case


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
United Radio
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #31  
Old 09-05-2011, 02:44 PM
jaynuke jaynuke is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: South Texas
Age: 56
Posts: 81
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2013 Ram 2500 5.7L
Trim Level: Lone Star
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:14
jaynuke is on a distinguished road
Default

I changed mine the first time at 4600 miles at the dealer (free for the first). Will go with Moble 1 ext & Wix filter after that & change approx. every 8k.
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 09-05-2011, 07:34 PM
mj2011crew's Avatar
mj2011crew mj2011crew is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Central IL
Posts: 28
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 RAM 1500 CREW
Trim Level: SLT BigHorn
Color: Deep Water Blue
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:15
mj2011crew is on a distinguished road
Default

Just changed mine for the first time at 7500 miles, dealer was shocked that the oil was "... clean as a whistle." I think I'll stick to the service manual at 7500/8000 as well and use reg oil. I've ran synthetics in imports for years that turn high RPMs (8000-9000) but think the grunt motors are fine with the regular stuff.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rear Axle Oil Change? deerdawg Dodge Ram General Discussion 3 08-14-2011 07:19 PM
Reason to change your own oil??? Rkeytek Dodge Ram 4x4 - Offroad Discussion 49 04-21-2011 01:44 PM
Oil Pan Gasket--Tough to Change?? Ivawoody 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 3 04-06-2011 09:50 PM
2011 RT Rear End Change? SCRT 2011 Dodge Ram Forum 20 04-05-2011 12:04 PM
Oil Change Indicator System '09 And Newer RamTech Dodge Ram Knowledge Base 9 10-03-2010 02:00 AM


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:43 PM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum