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Is 30000 mile tune up really necessary on hemi

I have 35,000 miles on my 2006 Hemi...Most miles are highway...If all is running very good with decent mileage can you stretch the 30,000 tune up schedule till you notice a need to tune up?....thanks RKL
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If all is running very good with decent mileage can you stretch the 30,000 tune up schedule till you notice a need to tune up?
I guess you can, but I wouldn't.

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Better to follow the preventive maintenance schedule than get hosed later on.

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When you notice you need a tune up the damage is done. The key is "preventative maintenance". Most if not all of it is really easy to do yourself.

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