Re: First oil change for my '14 didn't go so well..
Originally Posted by myoung84
I think waiting 10k miles for the first oil change is insane! There's a lot of extra metal particles floating around in the oil from break-in. I always change the oil on a new engine around 1000 miles. My new Jeep was done at 1200 miles with Mobil 1 full synthetic and a Mopar filter...
I also run a new engine very hard for proper break-in while others like to baby it for 1000 miles. To each their own though...
If you "...run a new engine very hard...
", I totally agree, there will be "...a lot of extra metal particles floating around in the oil...
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