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Old 08-11-2015, 12:26 AM
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Re: Engine oil level above the MAX

If you remove your oil fill cap, the PCV system will splatter oil all over your engine cover. While I doubt the dipstick hole would splatter any oil, I'd be really surprised if it didn't throw a code with that o-ring missing.

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Re: Engine oil level above the MAX

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If you remove your oil fill cap, the PCV system will splatter oil all over your engine cover. While I doubt the dipstick hole would splatter any oil, I'd be really surprised if it didn't throw a code with that o-ring missing.
Agreed 100%!

What's so hard about lifting the dipstick slightly to break the seal, really dead easy once you know what to do.

I for one am certainly not recommending removing the O ring.
It might solve one (minor) problem, but more than likely create another.

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Re: Engine oil level above the MAX

FWIW, I was joking about removing the O-ring. At a minimum, I'm sure it would end up making a mess and may let contaminants into your pan.
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