3B Smoking; flunked Emissions Test

Brett Dikeman brett at cloud9.net
Mon Sep 30 19:22:41 EDT 2002

At 11:00 AM -0400 9/30/02, Chewy4000 at aol.com wrote:
>What is exactly the correct oil level?
>Like how much do you guys add when changing filter and all?

Proper oil level is abosolutely NO HIGHER than the top of the grid on
the dipstick.  Note the large orange sticker on the t-belt cover
which specifically warns against overfilling.

I typically keep my oil level about half-way on the grid area of the
dipstick.  If before a big trip I find its towards the bottom of the
grid, I'll toss in about half a quart and bring it up, but that's

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