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Re: Oil Change Message on EVIC @ about 2500 miles

I have mine set for 6,000, I'm using Mobil1. New engines run clean and tight. Less blowby means less oil contamination, and synth oil is less prone to breakdown from heat. Hence 6,000. If I could set it for 7,500 I would.
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I have mine set for 6,000, I'm using Mobil1. New engines run clean and tight. Less blowby means less oil contamination, and synth oil is less prone to breakdown from heat. Hence 6,000. If I could set it for 7,500 I would.
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Re: Oil Change Message on EVIC @ about 2500 miles



Reason why I change mine every 2000 or so.
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Re: Oil Change Message on EVIC @ about 2500 miles

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I'll check that out. I thought the 08+ calculated it based on RPMs etc and not just mileage, so the option may not be there.

On the 08's and up, the computer takes into account how hard you drive the truck and the type of driving you do, and calculates an oil change interval from that , If you were driving all highway miles, then the interval would be alot greater
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Re: Oil Change Message on EVIC @ about 2500 miles

I see you have it in Manual mode Joe. LOL you naughty boy...
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Re: Oil Change Message on EVIC @ about 2500 miles

I got my oil change yesterday and I asked the service writer if they could change the settings to tilt the mirrors down in reverse. He had no idea what I was talking about. LOL but the tech did it. Am I the only one that likes driving in the rain? LOL
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Re: Oil Change Message on EVIC @ about 2500 miles

I must drive mine really hard then.
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I see you have it in Manual mode Joe. LOL you naughty boy...
What can I say?
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