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    After some more research on this problem, I have...

    After some more research on this problem, I have come up with the following:

    1) The filters I had been using (EcoGuard) usually exhibited the leakage around the cap after about 5,000 miles into...
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    Yeah right....... Tell Mr. Marchionne to go visit...

    Yeah right....... Tell Mr. Marchionne to go visit any cattle auction at a county show barn and see whats in the parking lot hauling all of those trailers.........

    He will find more of his...
  3. My take from the article, and research into the...

    My take from the article, and research into the "technical bulletin" the author mentioned had to do with FCA allowing the use of Rotella T6 5w-40 synthetic because it met the new equivalent ACEA E9...
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    Hello everyone, I noticed this post as I have...

    Hello everyone, I noticed this post as I have been having the same issue with oil beginning to leak around my oil filter cap. Over the last three oil changes, I have tried different filters, thinking...
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    Sorry to hear about the failure, from all that...

    Sorry to hear about the failure, from all that you have listed, it seems as if all the failures occur before 25,000 miles are reached, which leads me to believe something wasn't put together...
  6. Sticky: I have 18,600 miles on my 2015 Ecodiesel and just...

    I have 18,600 miles on my 2015 Ecodiesel and just noticed the EVIC message that told me my filter was at 100% and a regen was taking place. I was driving home from work and noticed that as I pulled...
  7. I definitely use the DEF pump at the truck...

    I definitely use the DEF pump at the truck stop....... Much cheaper that way, it costs about 1/2 as much.
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    I burned through roughly 3.8 gallons of DEF fluid...

    I burned through roughly 3.8 gallons of DEF fluid over 10,000 miles that included a 50/50 mix of city/Hwy driving with towing included........

    Not bad since the tank holds 8 gallons. And for the...
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    I wouldn't worry about it. The US OIl & Gas...

    I wouldn't worry about it. The US OIl & Gas producers flexed their muscle in the last 3 years and drove the price of Oil down in the hole far enough to hit the Saudis, the Russians and everybody else...
  10. Gm and Ford are going to have their work cut out...

    Gm and Ford are going to have their work cut out for them, I got my EcoDiesel for 30k with no rebates or anything. Admittedly, mine is a tradesman level, but then again I didn't buy my truck to look...
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    I have coworkers that have the latest 6.7l diesel...

    I have coworkers that have the latest 6.7l diesel and they tell me that they are sorry they got rid of their 5.9l 2004 models. Their take is that neither motor holds a candle to the 5.9l
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    @ mass - I honestly cannot speak for my cousins'...

    @ mass - I honestly cannot speak for my cousins' vehicle, but my rear axle ratio lists as 3.21 on the window sticker......

    I will have to find out.
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    I have actually had the pleasure to drive both...

    I have actually had the pleasure to drive both trucks while towing heavy loads for a cousin of mine who owns an amusement machine business.....

    The trailers we have towed are 16-foot double tandem...
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    That Cummins engine has roughly the same power...

    That Cummins engine has roughly the same power level as my 04 2500 had........

    As for Toyota, my Son-in-Law works at the Tundra factory here in San Antonio and swears up and down that Toyota has...
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    I do some city driving, I would say about 50% or...

    I do some city driving, I would say about 50% or so is highway driving, I am getting roughly 590-615 miles per tank. I know I use my "trip A" function to tally the miles and MPG per tank and I use...
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    Yep it sure is..... I originally bought the...

    Yep it sure is..... I originally bought the funnel when I had a 2011 VW Jetta TDI (POS). The plastic drain tube just happened to fit perfectly into the top of the transmission filter inlet tube on...
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    Warren Plant point of assembly here......

    Warren Plant point of assembly here......
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    Just an FYI for all the dieselheads out there -...

    Just an FYI for all the dieselheads out there - Whilst pondering the least messiest way to properly drain the water from my fuel filter water separator it dawned on me that I had a funnel that seemed...
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    Sorry, but I have to laugh at all the folks...

    Sorry, but I have to laugh at all the folks talking about how under powered the Ecodiesel is.......

    My very first Dodge Diesel truck was a 1993 W250 truck with a Cummins 6BT 12-valve diesel motor...
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    Sticky: Ditto on that, Kloss. I just did my first oil...

    Ditto on that, Kloss. I just did my first oil change and used the Kendall oil, everything went fine. I had it shipped to my front door for 75 bucks and some change. Here is the seller I used on...
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    I had this conversation via email with a guy from...

    I had this conversation via email with a guy from EcoGuard who told me in the email and on the phone that these filters were OEM equivalents:
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    In the picture, I show it next to the original...
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    I just did my first oil change, after a lot of...

    I just did my first oil change, after a lot of research and phone calls. Here is what I found:
    1) I found the filters on Ebay, you can get a 3-pack of EcoGuard filters that are the same thing as the...
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    I just took my 2015 out on a long highway drive...

    I just took my 2015 out on a long highway drive for the first time, and averaging 75-80mph I averaged 24.9mpg with 5 people (crew cab) and a fully loaded bed (new 50gal. water heater & tools, etc.)...
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    Ok, Mike at IPC Global did reply to my direct...

    Ok, Mike at IPC Global did reply to my direct question, here is his reply:

    "Good morning Xxxx:



    Yes, we consider the ECOGARD X10232 to be an equivalent replacement for the OE MOPAR filter...
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    I will see if I can reply back to Mike and see if...

    I will see if I can reply back to Mike and see if he will put an OEM guarantee in writing....... As for the OEM part being made in China, that makes me want to buy both filters just to compare...
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