Video tutorial on how to change the engine oil and filter on a third generation Dodge Ram equipped with a 5.7L V8. This is a 2006 4x4 model, 2wd models may need to be elevated depending on the ground clearance. There is no need to elevate the 4x4 model. According to the owner’s manual, Dodge recommends replacing the engine oil and filter every 500km or 3000 miles if your vehicle is exposed to higher speeds, is towing, has heavy loads, is used as a service vehicle, does off roading, or if it uses E85 fuel. If it’s not exposed to these conditions, then the maintenance intervals are 10,000km or 6000 miles.