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Old 02-18-2013, 10:44 AM
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Shell Rotella T 0-40 is a high detergent diesel Full Synthetic oil. Its cheap and it keeps the engine internals really clean.
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Does your Hemi have the Hemi "tick" with the 40 weight diesel synthetic?
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Nope. Neither did my 2010. It had 25,000 miles on it when I switched to the 2013. The engines were/are very quiet when at idle
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I've used Mobil 1 for years in my cars. Does anyone know when it will get the Chrysler approval? I'd like to go to synthetic at my first oil change.
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When I had my dealer do an oil change while it was in for a rear window leak the put Mobil 1 full synthetic 5w-20 in no questions asked.
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I've used Mobil 1 for years in my cars. Does anyone know when it will get the Chrysler approval? I'd like to go to synthetic at my first oil change.
I could be wrong but I think the underlying problem with M1 and Chrysler is the lack of specified weight required by Dodge for the 392 SRT engine. I think it's something like 5-40, a weight not offered yet by M1. Don't let anyone kid you, M1 is excellent oil.
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I use peak motor oil and a fram filter. u wanna know why because someone on the intranet told me it was the best. member those catchy fram commercials "before u slam it FRAM it"
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I use peak motor oil and a fram filter. u wanna know why because someone on the intranet told me it was the best. member those catchy fram commercials "before u slam it FRAM it"
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