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#1 (permalink) Old 07-18-2004, 12:09 AM
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Hi.

Ive just changed oil to my 1974 (2800) model. The problem now is that when I check the oil, I have no results. (Meter comes back dry). I know theres enough oil, because I myself changed it and put the necesary quantity acording to tech specs.

Does anyone knows about this (measure) problem an how can I fix it?

Im not a mechanic, so if this question is stupid, sorry for bothering...

Thanks,


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How many quarts did you put in? I think that engine should take somewhere arround 6 quarts.
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