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Old 12-20-2010, 10:52 PM
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I have a 04 Ram with a 4.7 V8, The engine has appox. 84K was going to due a tune -up and possibly switch to a synthetic oil instead of reg 5w30 oil. Any thoughts or advice on either would be helpful.
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Welcome to the ForumZ ..I did a tune up on mine about the same miles as yours, I went with Amsoil and OEM plugs.. If you can do it your self it's a lot cheaper then taking it in, but JMI I would''t run anything else in my vehicles..
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you've gone 84k on regular oil following the correct time intervals (i assume) - why change it up?
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you've gone 84k on regular oil following the correct time intervals (i assume) - why change it up?
That's the Question would it be a good or bad thing to change?
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personally, i wouldn't...
i have 100k+ and my dad has 150k+ using the correct weight dino oil changed at chrysler's b schedule (every 300 miles) with no issues...
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I did a tune up on my truck at 89k because I had two cylinders misfiring and it was an easy fix. I wouldn't bother to change to synthetic oil though. Just keep changing it regularly.
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