It appears that I should give a call to the dealer for their thoughs. Always refer to the truck's owner's manual for specific details. Refrigerant and oil capacity guides are based on data provided by sources such as AllData and Mitchell. A new, normally-open valve lash adjuster system smoothed idling; and electronic throttle control was added to help stability control. Double check that the oil drain bolt and new oil filter are tight before moving on to the next steps.
The head bolt pattern is the same for each cylinder and almost perfectly square at 4. Cam valve covers are cast magnesium. But everytime I change the oil and filter, the dipstick shows about a quart overfilled when I put in the full six quarts. The larger V-8 engine found in the Dodge Ram is 5. The new coil-on-plug ignition system, two-stage chain cam drive with automatic tensioners, premium gaskets and cylinder head mounted fuel injectors are a few of the basic design features that provide for a greatly increased engine life. P 1 Post a reply to this message: Username Registration: All visitors are allowed to post messages Name: Email: Notify me when I get a reply to my message: Yes No Icons: Subject: Message:. Bottom end of the Corsair 4.
This V-8 requires requires 7 qts. Fuel economy is 7% better with the new four-speed automatic. Unde … r Water Pump pulley Had this problem or a similar one, you can first start by going under the vehicle on the driver's side, right where the seam is between the front and back door. And I'm using a standard Purolator Pureone oil filter. Have yet to figure that one out.
The canister oil filter is located at the front right driver side of the engine below the power steering fluid reservoir and near the serpentine belt. Went and checked my notes from my last oil change and sure enough, I put 7 quarts in it last time. It is available in two-wheel and four-wheel drive models, and in various cabin and bed configurations. If you can't do this, see our page to find a Ram 1500 oil filter wrench. The oil pan is stamped steel, includes a windage tray integral with the pan gasket and has a capacity of 5 quarts plus one in the filter. Check the oil level on the dipstick. They are fitted at 0.
If you can't do this, see our page to find a Dodge Ram 1500 oil filter wrench. You can wrap it with electrical tape to test it. Would advise to check all the rubber hoses in this area. The Ram series is a full-size pickup truck sold by Dodge. In fact, the spec for the 95th percentile customer is 150,000 mile useful life. The intake valves are 1. Over tightening the oil filter may damage the rubber o-ring and cause on oil leak.
Slide underneath the passenger side of the engine with the used oil catch container, 13mm socket and ratcheting wrench. The crankshaft is nodular cast iron, hardened and microfinished. For model-year 2008, Chrysler adapted lessons from the to the 4. The 2008 redesign had two spark plugs per cylinder, a 9. Driveability is enhanced by variable fuel injection timing, sequential multi-port injection, a quick-sensing inlet-side positioned thermostat and coil-on-plug ignition, in which each individual spark plug has its own secondary ignition coil.
Started it up, shut it off and and let it sit for a few. The engine has more pulling power, faster initial acceleration, and three miles per gallon better economy than the 318 did. However I check it on a completely flat surface. But they are, in reality, individually ported, and not nearly as bad as they look. This article covers the 1999-2007 version. Tighten your fuel cap and be happy that it isn't a real problem!.
You never know what could be dripping down from the engine, battery acid, engine coolant, brake fluid, etc. All of these fluids are extremely harmful to your eyes and skin so it is important to protect yourself. This idler sprocket, in turn, is driven from the crank in typical pushrod practice timing set fashion. But the valve actuation - that is something else again. To combat this, the top ring land, and the area from the land to the head, are hard anodized.
Ergo, more oil to fill it. Specifications: first and second generations 4. Then the caps are literally cracked off, guillotined if you will, resulting in an absolutely perfect mating surface that almost lock together, preventing cap walk. Not bad for a 287-inch powerplant, eh? If you have trouble turning the old filter, you may need to use an oil filter wrench such as the. The first two steps are to warm up the engine for a few minutes and park the truck on a level surface. A one piece rear main seal, similar to the design, seals to the outside of the 100 mm o. Also, regarding the refill valve, I see two screw off caps on the line.
For temperatures that range from -20 degrees to 100 degrees Fahrenheit, 5W-30 can be used. Oil rings are chrome as well, with a stainless expander. My best guess would be the 90 degree elbow in the line connecting to the purge solenoid. Move the used oil catch basin to just below the old oil filter. If that sounds small, remember that a medium sized Holley 4-barrel has typically bores of 1. With the intake splayed at 13 degrees, the 64cc combustion chamber is approximately hemispherical in shape.