I own a 2019 ram 1500 classic with a 5.7 l hemi engine. I've been searching for the holy Grail and regards to oil and filter and I think I found the perfect combination. I have chosen to use wolf's head full synthetic oil with a wix filter. Seems like the ticking on the cold start has gone away...
The last guy that owned the truck and did the oil change took it in to a mom and pop oil change spot and they put is Havoline 5w-20 and a no name oil filter? So I am ready to change the oil now and was thinking of taking it back to them since I loved the way the truck felt, but I am not going to...
Any input on an early oil change? I come from the school of 3K miles for conventional and 5k miles for synthetic on an oil change. That said, I'm thinking of doing an early change just to make sure everything is clean as can be at the 3k mark.
I like the concept behind the Pennzoil Ultra...
I bought a new Ram 2500 4x4 Diesel (6.7L Cummins) in December 2014.
The manual doesn't tell when the oil needs to be changed. Now my odometer has passed 5000 miles and I still don't see a warning for Oil Change.
Does anyone know when oil and filters needs to be changed?
Just traded my 02 dodge ram 1500 for a ram 2500 mega cab with the 6.7 Cummins diesel, and I'm new to the diesel world so I had a couple oil change questions. When is the first oil change recommended? And also what is the best oil to use for these engines?
Here's what I want to know. I know this is widely debated and has a lot to do with opinions and personal thoughts, BUT.
What kind of motor oil do you use in your 4.7's (or any of your Dodges, really)?
How often do you change...
Recently purchased 2002 that's sort of limping around, begging for some TLC. Poor Silver dropped his 8th cylinder rocker arm two times, and had a major coolant leak. But, I believe that I have those issues fixed. *knock on wood* I haven't had any issues there, and adding Seafoam motor treatment...
so I did my first oil change at about 6000km. Im at about 11000km now, and was curious to what is recommended for oil changes, every how many km(not miles pls..Canadian lol:4-dontknow:) my indicator is bout 50% or more. And when to start using synthetic oil and do I use it every change?
Just did my first oil change (followed the owner's manual break in instructions) then dropped the oil at 1,000 miles. I wanted to share how it went incase someone here could benefit.
Buying the Filter:
I went to Autozone and got the Mobile 1 Synth special with the Mobile 1 filter. They looked...