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2016 Dodge Challenger
6.4L 8-cyl Engine Code [J] Engine Code [J] ESG
485 bhp. @ 6100 rpm / Torque: 475 ft. lbs. @ 4200 rpm
16 Valves Overhead Valve Variable Valve Timing
6.4L - V 8-cyl (6417 cc) Code: ESG (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 10.9:1

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (2016 Dodge Challenger with engine code [J]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO49
    All TEMPS  »  0W-40
  2. Manual Transmission

  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Rear Differential

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear 230RIA  »  GLSB8 [2]

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  6. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  7. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Use only MOPAR ZF 8 & 9 speed ATF P/N 68218925AB
    Transmission Fluid or equivalent. Previously this fluids P/N was 68218925AA, 68157995AB and 68157995AA.
    Failure to use the correct fluid may affect the function or
    performance of your transmission.
    [2] For applications that require additional limited-slip
    friction modifier, add AMSOIL Slip Lock
    [3] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 P/N 04318080AC, meeting MS-4574

  8. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  6.6 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  14.4 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 8HP70 Initial Fill  »  Not Specified
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    8 speed 8HP70  »  8.5 liters
    Manual Transmission, TR6060  »  3.2 liters [2]
    Differential, 230RIA Rear  »  1.1 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Fill no higher then 1/4 inch below plug hole.
  9. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  10. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  20 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission TR6060
    Fill Plug 20 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 20 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EAO11) [1]
    Oil Filter WIX 57899 Oil Filter [2]

    Filter Comments
    [1] Replaces the EaO48, which will still work for this vehicle
    [2] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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AZF 0W-40 Signature Series Motor Oil (AZF)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
ATL Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTL OE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
SVG 75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
6,000 miles (9,600 km)
Action:
Rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.25
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
6,000 miles (9,600 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.28
Parts Units:
7
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
6,000 miles (9,600 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
12,000 miles (19,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Front suspension, tie rod ends, and boot seals
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Ball & socket parts of the steering linkage that connect the wheel spindles to the rack & pinion, or center link.
Distance:
12,000 miles (19,200 km)
Action:
Inspect, clean/tighten
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
12,000 miles (19,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
CV joints
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Constant velocity joints, which are located on either end of the drive axles and transmit engine power while enabling full steering and suspension movement. Black accordion boots cover and protect these joints and hold lubricant.
Distance:
12,000 miles (19,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
12,000 miles (19,200 km)
Action:
Inspect/replace
Item:
Brake linings
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: High-friction, heat-resistant material that is attached to the brake shoes in a rear drum brake system.
Distance:
18,000 miles (28,800 km)
Action:
Inspect fluid
Item:
Rear axle
Interval in Month(s):
18
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Central shaft that the rear wheels rotate on.
Distance:
24,000 miles (38,400 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
18
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Adjust
Item:
Parking brake
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The mechanical brake connected by cables to either a ratcheting hand lever or foot pedal used to hold or apply a vehicle's rear and sometimes front brakes while left unattended or under conditions of hydraulic circuit failure. Sometimes referred to as the emergency brake.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
48,000 miles (76,800 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
72,000 miles (115,200 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
72
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
90,000 miles (144,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/replace
Item:
PCV valve
Interval in Month(s):
90
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, an emissions related device that allows venting of combustion gases from the crankcase to the intake system rather than the atmosphere.
Distance:
96,000 miles (153,600 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
1.2
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
120
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Automatic transmission filter(s)
Interval in Month(s):
120
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A component in most automatic transmissions that is fitted over the fluid intake, usually in the pan, that prevents debris and other contaminants from circulating throughout the transmission's inner workings and potentially causing unnecessary wear or damage. Some transmissions use a reusable metal or nylon mesh-type screen in place of a disposable filter.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
120
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
120
Labor Units:
0.8
Parts Units:
3.7
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
168,000 miles (268,800 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
168
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
216,000 miles (345,600 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
216
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
264,000 miles (422,400 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
264
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2015-11-01
Bulletin Number:
21-062-15
NHTSA Item Number:
10074989

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074989 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-11-01
Bulletin Number:
21-063-15
NHTSA Item Number:
10074990

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074990 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-01-01
Bulletin Number:
09-001-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10074646

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074646 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-02-01
Bulletin Number:
08-016-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10074220

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074220 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-03-01
Bulletin Number:
18-032-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10074930

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074930 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
08-057-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10076514

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10076514 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
68258644A$
NHTSA Item Number:
10080220

Component Description: Service brakes, air:antilock:control unit/module.

Service Bulletin Summary: "anti-lock brake module (abs) before replacing th ( nhtsa item number - 10080220 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
21-023-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10080304

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: "flash: transmission shift and drivability enhance ( nhtsa item number - 10080304 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
18-074-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10080305

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: "flash: diagnostic and system improvements this b ( nhtsa item number - 10080305 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
18-073-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10080306

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: "flash: 3. 6l powertrain diagnostic and system enha ( nhtsa item number - 10080306 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
03-004-16
NHTSA Item Number:
10082441

Component Description: Power train:driveline:differential unit.

Service Bulletin Summary: "inspect and replace propeller shaft this bulleti ( nhtsa item number - 10082441 ).



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