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Old 01-02-2013, 04:23 PM
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few months ago i noticed my truck to be dripping an awful lot... at first i figured it was my ac cause i didn't take notice to colour... i took it to the dealer and i was leaking oil from my filter.... thought nothing of it oh well....

same thing again last week i brought it in today and the same thing.... is this happening to anyone else... is there an issue or are they letting the wrong people change my oil.
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Old 01-02-2013, 04:32 PM
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Did you check the filter yourself to see if it's tight?
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i knew what it was when i brought it in today... but i didn't pay 50 grand to be crawling underneath my truck double checking a "mechanics" work lol.
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If you suspect the "wrong people" were doing the work, wouldn't it be prudent to check? Who are the wrong people, anyway?
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Its under warranty, you can keep bringing it in till it stops dripping. I do all my maintenance. why, cause I enjoy it. And I know its done right

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I have yet to change my oil on this truck but a common oil change problem is the old filter's seal sticking to the engine. Then the so called mechanic screws the new filter on without checking.. reason #321 why you should change the oil yourself or have the dealer do it.
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Just wondering
does the 2012 oil filters still screw on?
or have they already changed back to the canister type?
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Just wondering
does the 2012 oil filters still screw on?
or have they already changed back to the canister type?
Screws on, but I think the 2013 is canister
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Its under warranty, you can keep bringing it in till it stops dripping. I do all my maintenance. why, cause I enjoy it. And I know its done right
+1! I've always done all of my maintenance
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i work out of province for long periods at a time that why i haven't done it myself, also the wrong people are the dealer
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