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Old 04-18-2013, 03:31 PM
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Are the 2014s 6 or 7 quarts of oil?
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Are the 2014s 6 or 7 quarts of oil?
I haven't changed the oil yet on my 2014 but its probably the same as my 2012. It took 7.5 qts with the oil filter change to bring it to the top line on the oil dipstick.
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Are the 2014s 6 or 7 quarts of oil?
6 quarts for the 3.6L V6, and 7 quarts for the V8.
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What wheels are on your Overland ?
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Re: First oil change

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So manual says before 10k miles....what will most of you guys typically do?
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Re: First oil change

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So manual says before 10k miles....what will most of you guys typically do?
Typically I would follow the EVIC, or the 10,000 mile limit. But since they gave me 4 free oil changes to be used in 2 years, I probably do one every six months.


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Re: First oil change

Personally, I'll be changing my oil / oil filter every 5000 miles, using Mobil 1 5w-20 synthetic and a Mopar oil filter.

Usually smaller displacement engines like the 3.6L V6 are harder on oil than a larger V8 engine.
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Is the original oil synthetic?
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Is the original oil synthetic?
Apparently for my12' jeep the 5.7 grand Cherokee altitude is not!!...mechanic said he took out regular and put regular oil back in.
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Is the original oil synthetic?
Only on the SRT.
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Personally, I'll be changing my oil / oil filter every 5000 miles, using Mobil 1 5w-20 synthetic and a Mopar oil filter.

Usually smaller displacement engines like the 3.6L V6 are harder on oil than a larger V8 engine.
Changed my oil today @ 1160 mi. with 5w-20 Amsoil. Installed a Fumoto oil drain valve part# F-106S ( have used these for years). Makes oil changes simpler. No tools needed under veh. With the top side oil filter, oil change on this engine is a breeze!!!!!!

NOTE!!! The 2014 PentaStar V6 uses a "new style" oil filter. Mopar part # 68191349AA (MO-349 on the box). Previous yrs PentaStar filters will not work!!!
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