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Old 10-17-2010, 11:51 AM
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Re: To all the nay sayers out there

so you drove like a grandma for the last 6k after hitting a deer? lol
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Old 10-17-2010, 02:00 PM
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Re: To all the nay sayers out there

I drove like a normal person..... before and after the deer

When I brought the Jeep, I slowed down since there is no need to push that little V6 any harder than what it has to. Sometimes when I merge on the freeway, I can hear the engine say, "Oh come-on not this shit again. I'm sooo tried"
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Old 10-17-2010, 02:17 PM
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Re: To all the nay sayers out there

I change my oil every 3000km, which would be roughly 1864.113 miles yo!!
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Old 10-17-2010, 02:22 PM
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Re: To all the nay sayers out there

I have almost 100K on my WK. The engine sounds and drives like new. I use Systemic RP only. I could actually go up to 5K according to Royal Purple specs, but I never go beyond 3K.
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Re: To all the nay sayers out there

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I change my oil every 3000km, which would be roughly 1864.113 miles yo!!
Yeah. We're going metric inch-by-inch.

The '08 WK's oil change interval cannot be set to a particular value. Embedded electronics calculate it based on trips, driving style, etc.
The "Change Oil" message has gone off at 2k and 5.5K miles, despite consistent driving. Dealer told me this is not uncommon.

I normally change oil at 5K miles. After switching to full synthetic oil, "HEMI tick" has all-but-disappeared.
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