RAM 1500 Oil Type

2021 RAM 1500 Front View

How much oil does a RAM 1500 take? What type of oil does a RAM 1500 use? You’ve probably asked these questions if you own a RAM 1500. We want you to know that the RAM 1500 is a truly powerful vehicle but even the most powerful vehicle needs to be taken care of properly. If you’re wondering what the proper RAM 1500 oil type is, let Perkins Motors give you all the facts you need. And also, if you’re looking to schedule service with someone, scheduling it with us means you’ll be taken care of with genuine OEM parts.

What Type of Oil Does a RAM 1500 Use?

Your RAM 1500 oil type is dependent on what engine it’s equipped with. The RAM 1500 is a powerful vehicle that will haul Pueblo and Castle Rock drivers’ gear, work materials, groceries, or whatever you need without a hitch. This means you’ll need to use high performance engine oil to get the proper drive.

The 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine takes a synthetic blend oil. It’s preferred that you use one with an oil weight of SAE 0W-20. If you’ve got the 5.7L HEMI® engine, however, you’ll want to use synthetic oil that’s got a weight of SAE 5W-20.

How Much Oil Does a RAM 1500 Take?

Now, for the answer to “how much oil does a RAM 1500 take?” The Pentastar® V6 engine needs six quarts of oil to properly lubricate the engine system. If you’re using the HEMI® engine, however, the larger size and extra cylinders will require that you use seven quarts of oil to properly lubricate the engine. Those of you who want your RAM 1500 oil changed by the pros should take your Woodland Park truck over to Perkins Motors. We’ve got an expert staff of maintenance pros who are ready and waiting to change your RAM 1500 oil in about an hour’s time on average.

Perkins Motors Has Your RAM 1500 Service Pros

Don’t trust your precious RAM 1500 to just any old mechanic! Be sure you’re always getting the right RAM 1500 oil type by coming over to Perkins Motors. We’ll help you through any question you may have. Contact us today to learn more!


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