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 Post subject: Re: Oil Dipstick problem
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 10:12 am 
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my dipstick is just over 54cm :)

checked the oil this weekend after sump plug change and oil change friday and it is still sitting on maximum

no smoke (minus black fuel smoke :lol: ) so i'm just keeping an eye on it for now!

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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 10:46 am 
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How does that length compare to a standard one out of interest?

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 Post subject: Re: Oil Dipstick problem
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 11:08 am 
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danny's was 56cm i think?

When rob changed the oil friday it took a bit more then 4.25 litres of standard but not a crazy amount

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 Post subject: Re: Oil Dipstick problem
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 12:21 pm 
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Well then it sounds completely normal and you lost the oil through said oil leak

Well done for waxing it, looks good.

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