Date: Fri, 08 Apr 2005 10:51:51 GMT From: Johannes <johsnospamblocksizefitter.com> Subject: Re: Too much oil in the block?
"Henrik B." wrote: > > "P K" <pakobnospamo.com> skrev i en meddelelse > news:pakob-D1601B.18032207042005nospam.isp.giganews.com... > > Hi, > > I recently noticed some oil drops below my '86 900 (8v) manual hatch. > > This is unusual since after the initial drips after an oil change, I > > have never seen any further oil. I looked at the dip stick and noticed > > the level was over an inch above the MAX indicator. Is this ok? Could > > it be the reason for the drips? > > THIS I NOT OKAY!!! You have to removed the exessive oil right away, it can > ruin your engine. And yes, might very well be the reason for dripping. > > Cheers! I have experienced (in the past) that garages often overfill at service, then put a 5L jug on the bill. However, I do oil changes myself these days.