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Neat trick for reading oil level

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If you've ever had difficulty reading the oil level on your car's dipstick (especially true with newer, cleaner running motors with clean oil), here's a neat trick (I tried it and it works).

 

Mickey Richaud

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WOW! Great tip - thanks for posting, Boss!
 

LarryK

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:encouragement:
 

PAUL161

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Perfect!! As said, the newer clean running vehicles make it very difficult for older eyes to read a dipstick, that is a great idea! Thanks, PJ
 

Darwin

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Great Idea. Now if it will just stay in my memory bank?!?
 

pdplot

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Worse dipstick - 2007 Honda Civic. Its orange with two sections. If oil is clean, impossible to read. My SIL has one.
 
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