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post #1 of 3 Old 01-17-2008, 04:32 PM Thread Starter
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Tj just plain service

I have a 2003 rubicon with 80000 miles on it , what do I need do do to keep it running as good as it does now.
all stock an change oil every 3000 mile but thats all i have done, got the rig with 40000 on it.
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post #2 of 3 Old 01-17-2008, 08:52 PM
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change the t-case oil (requires ATF+4)

change oil in the front and rear diffs. Royal Purple Synthetic 74/140 is what a lot of people run in the locker equipped Dana 44s that the Rubi has.

that's about it really...
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post #3 of 3 Old 01-17-2008, 08:56 PM
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if you ahve an auto trans, and haven't not already serviced the trans recently, do that as well. My preference is take it to a shop and have them use the correct fluid along with their fluid changer machine... does a more complete fluid change than simply dropping the pan and refilling.

if you have a manual, change the fluid in it.... easy to do, drain through the drain plug, refill with the refill plug.
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