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I can guarantee that no matter whos oil and filter you use, Chrysler will NOT warranty an engine problem with an interval like that.
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I know of a guy that ran the Amsoil filtration system with Amsoil and had over 100,000 miles on that oil . He kept having oil analysis done and said it was fine . Dodge Omni at that .
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Hey Everyone,

Thanks so much for the quick answers and discussion. Just in case anyone needs this info, the Mopar Oil filter for the 2008 model 4.7L Flex Fuel w/22mm threads is MO-899. If you have this particular engine and are doing an oil change for the first time (on your own), check your filter threads. There are two choices it could be, standard 3/4" threads or 22mm threads. I spoke with the parts manager at my local Dodge dealer, he said this particular filter was hard to find. After checking my local Walmart and Advance auto, I agree. Advance told me, that filter is not something they stock, but they can order it, Walmart doesn't stock that particular Mopar filter. As for the oil change interval, I think I will stick with 3,000 miles. I need to be sure I get all the miles I can out of my truck. Again thanks so much!!!
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Buy 4 or 5 filters when you find them in stock someplace so you'll have them when you need them.
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