Pretty big puff of oil smoke at cold start-up

Phil Rose pjrose at
Thu Feb 14 10:28:42 EST 2002

At 7:41 AM -0500 2/14/02, Jeff.Bernstein at wrote:
>Have you changed your oil lately?  I used to get this right after I changed
>the oil because I would fill the oil up a little too high.  If I remember
>correctly I put 5-1/2 quarts of oil in then just add a little more to keep
>the level just at the full mark.  If I put a full 6 quarts in it would smoke
>just as you describe at start-up and if I let it sit overnight the oil level
>would be slightly over full.

This sounds about right to me, but with the quantities changed to
4-1/2 and 5 qts. :-)

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