Bernie Benz b.benz at
Fri Dec 10 14:17:57 EST 2004

> From: Phil Rose <pjrose at>
> At 11:32 AM -0500 12/10/04, Paul Luevano wrote:
>> Never mind, I should have googled first.
>> One question though, I found the capacity listed as 2.75qts, but that is
>> 7mm below the fill hole.  If filled to the fill hole, that equals 3.4
>> qts.  Am I safe just putting in 3qts and calling it a day, or is it better
>> to fill to the fill hole?
> You'd probably be safe by simply adding 3 qts (I'll bet that
> overflows anyway),  but my preference would be to try for filling to
> a specific fill level (approx 7 mm or overflow--because it will help
> you to assess any future oil loss).

You imply that tranny oil leaks are acceptable.  Not in my book!  With a
clean, dry engine, tranny, and rear end one need not ever check the tranny
level.  Just ask Brett D.

> Phil
> -- 
> Phil Rose
> Rochester, NY
> mailto:pjrose at
> _______________________________________________
> 200q20v mailing list

More information about the 200q20v mailing list