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intrepid: sludge problem that chokes off the oil pump..000 mi..reverse

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I have heard many people complain about the sludge problem that chokes off the oil pump in 2.7 Intrepids. My car now has 111,000 mi. on it and I have not yet had this problem. Is there a way to reverse the build up? Is there an oil conditioner or would the use of synthetic oil help?
Submitted: 8 years ago via CarComplaints.com.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  b5demon replied 8 years ago.
i would reccomend switching to synthetic oil that will prevent any fruther build up and clean out what is there i had a 2.7 and ran nothing but mobil 1 in it and never had a sludge issue with it if you want to use an additive use bg moa it works really well
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