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Diff. fluid

Ian Duff writes:
>> I can only get 2 of the 3 quarts both Bentley and the <gasp, he
>> actually *reads* these things?> owner's manual specify when my CQ is
>> level.

Phil Payne responds:
> Then that's it.  Overfill it, and the excess will get shoved out of the
> seals.  In extreme cases, it can pop a seal.

I shriek:
Uh-oh.  I drained/refilled mine with the front on stands.  All 3 quarts went in.  In
fact, I was thinking of putting more in because it didn't quite fill up to the fill plug
opening.  Luckily, I only bought 3 quarts.  Anyway, I've had no problems yet (did
it several thousand miles ago).  Any particular seals I should be keeping my eye

Is it possible that all of the fluid won't drain out unless it's tilted?  I can't imagine
that the small angle mine was tilted would allow _50%_ more fluid in than Ian's.

Eric Renneisen
'90 CQ 20V  -  my 'racing-iron'  ;^)
Chattanooga, TN