Originally Posted by Hacksaw
Safe zone is above the line. Oil color is because the old oil is dirty...
Think Outside !- No Box Required.
Which line? Towards the bottom of my dipstick, there are two holes, one saying "ADD" and one saying "SAFE". But no line. On the back of my dipstick, there is a line, but its pretty far up the stick...not trying to make this more complicated than it should be, just don't wanna destroy my engine.
It's funny actually, the tapping noise at startup reminded me of the inherent diesel noise. Guess its the oil! But really...