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PostPosted: Fri Aug 01, 2008 8:37 am    Post subject: oil levels Reply with quote

Very sorry but boring question time. At what level is it wise to top up the oil? My oil level check thingy that comes up every so often now shows it half way between middle and low mark. Can I wait for it to get to the low mark, or should I send it in for some oil already?
 
  
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 01, 2008 8:48 am    Post subject: Re: oil levels Reply with quote

markf wrote:
Very sorry but boring question time. At what level is it wise to top up the oil? My oil level check thingy that comes up every so often now shows it half way between middle and low mark. Can I wait for it to get to the low mark, or should I send it in for some oil already?


if it's half way between middle and low then it's worth a top up as they could be at least a quarter/half a litre of oil, always best not to wait till it's low even with a modern engine
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