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Old 10-09-2012, 08:15 AM
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Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

Sorry to hear about this, John. The stupid dealerships sometimes give the whole brand a bad name. They don't want to pay for their mistake, so they pretend they dont know what's wrong.....

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Old 10-09-2012, 08:20 AM
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I had that one time already too, small oil leak at the filter. Sounds like they got some bad gaskets or something.
Yeah, I dunno what it is with the filter and leaking. Seems like others have had the issue as well. What's odd is I'll drive a couple thousand miles before the filter starts to leak. When mine has leaked it's just a small drop here and there only when the engine is running. Maybe I just don't catch it right away or notice it. Last two times I saw a small oil spot on the garage floor which made me look under the Jeep to watch for an oil leak.


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Old 10-09-2012, 08:33 AM
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Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

Heres Johns vid of the knock
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Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

holy balls, that aint no hemi tick....
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:45 AM
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Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

That is no hemi tick that is a messed up engine get your money back and get a new Jeep. If they do not get you right I would get a lawyer. Good Luck

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So that's the current sound with the correct amount of oil in?


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Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

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what is the number for the srt8 hotline can not seem to find it thanks.
855-SRTTEAM (855-778-8326)

That is not acceptable. SRT will take care of you, especially if you have that work order showing they added THREE QUARTS of oil!
That video/sound clip is horrid. Almost made me cry!


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Old 10-09-2012, 09:07 AM
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Yeah, I dunno what it is with the filter and leaking. Seems like others have had the issue as well. What's odd is I'll drive a couple thousand miles before the filter starts to leak. When mine has leaked it's just a small drop here and there only when the engine is running. Maybe I just don't catch it right away or notice it. Last two times I saw a small oil spot on the garage floor which made me look under the Jeep to watch for an oil leak.


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I had the exact same problem as you. Mongoose.
I oddly enough made an appointment for my truck earlier today for this problem. I hope that's all they find is a leaky oil filter. I'll update tomorrow when I hear back from them.
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Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

Drain oil.... look for metal in oil. That hemi is done.
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Drain oil.... look for metal in oil. That hemi is done.

Sorry to hear about that....I feel your pain when it comes to dealing with clown dealerships...Hopefully the SRT Team helps you out. I have had nothing but positive experiences from them.
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