Clean any spilled oil from the engine with a rag. Make sure to subscribe so that you get notified of all the new videos that keep getting added weekly. See for additional details about the proper wrench position. The new Ram Van will likely use the same engine used by two vans Fiat above, the four-cylinder engine capacity of 1. You will need to be turning the filter clockwise as looking down from the top of the engine. Install the oil filler cap. Replace the air intake hose and tighten the band clamps.
Please consult the vehicle manufacturer for the correct specifications and repair procedures for your vehicle. Q: After an oil change, I get a horible, heavy oil smell. Feel the need to write a letter or send something cool? Install the new filter on the engine. Opinions vary, but I use 3500-4500 miles which is usually 125 hours between oil changes. The oil change indicator on my 2012 Ram Big Horn comes on too soon. What could the problem be.
Questioning the dealership, I got a free oil change out of them on top of my 2 years 4 total free oil changes. If you reset it every time it comes on, then it will never learn. While the information system size 8. Use the screwdriver to loosen the band clamps on both ends of the intake hose, then remove the hose and set it aside. Set the filter aside to be drained. Didn't take long for the oil change message to pop up after that. There have been documented failures of Fram and Wix filters.
Once the repairs have been made, you need to reset the computer to turn off the warning and service lights. There is something wrong with these vehicles. This vehicle was mentioned is a twin of the Fiat Doblo, but has a larger size equal to Fiat Ducato. How do I remove it? Proper torque for 1989-1993 models is 60 ft-lb. This information is meant to be used as a guideline only.
The dashboard looks solid with a combination of a manual and digital speedometer. In fact they stated that the oil change indicator should not be on the trucks, if they work like that. Please recycle the used oil. When the plug is loosened, drain slots in the oil pan will allow the oil to flow around the plug threads. A strap wrench or Vise Grip filter pliers will remove the filter.
The oil is clean and full. These oil additives are blended with the base oil during the manufacture of the engine oil. Fill with 11 quarts of oil. Let's see what happens when I hit 7K. Proper torque for 1994-2001 models is 44 ft-lb.
Run the engine enough to warm and circulate the oil, but not long enough top make the oil too hot to handle. Slip a plastic grocery bag, zip-lock, or bread sack under the filter and pull it up around the filter body. Grease the front suspension and steering components and adjust the rear brakes. I went to the dealer on Wednesday and asked about the change oil indicator coming on at 3500. When I had my Ram 1500 Express, I took it in for oil change at 900 miles. This funnel, which is made from a 2-cycle oil bottle, keeps the oil from spilling on the engine.
See for tips about the proper use of the strap wrench. As the name implies, this car smocks wrapped with metallic black dominant color. If it is not reset the system will be unable to properly track when your next oil change is due. Then reconnect the harness and start the engine. Notice Due to the wide range of vehicles makes and models, this is general information and should not be taken as specific to any vehicle. The owner of the dealership, the service dept manager and the mechanics agree that it doesn't make sense.
The rear lights also come with a red tone darkened. I use synthetic oil and 7 qts every 3,000 would get too expensive. If you still can't get the filter to loosen, use a breaker bar and cheater pipe in place of the ratchet, and pull hard - no stuck filters have been able to resist this much leverage. Make sure that the old rubber gasket is still on the filter. Q: Which oil filters should I use on my engine? Change oil message is calculated by an algorithm. Box 240 Grovetown Ga, 30813 Please help support this channel by any means such as word of mouth, sharing the links, or by donations.
No one did, because the car we tried a special edition 2500 Dodge Ram 2014 Laramie Blackout Edition. Only reset it when you do the actual oil change. Oil change is not 8000 miles or 6 months. The computer illuminates warning lights and service lights on the instrument panel to alert you to have the vehicle looked at and repaired by a qualified mechanic. Park the truck safely , set the parking brake, and spread a ground sheet just behind the left front wheel and under the truck. You just have to ignore it until you do the change and then reset.