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Old 20-May-2005, 02:49 AM
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P72 oil pan

sorry guys....I have searched the net and i cant find out this question (too cheap to buy manual) what is the oil compacity of a p72 oil pan? i have put 3.5-4 litres of oil in it and i am still not showing on the dipstick.....I am thinking i have the wrong dipstick!
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Old 20-May-2005, 07:39 AM
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You very well might have the wrong dipstick. Typical oil and filter change is 4.5L
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Old 20-May-2005, 06:37 PM
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This is from the 1998 Factory Service Manual:

B18C1/B18C5-
4.8l for eng overhaul
4.0l for oil change, incl filter
3.7l for oil change, w/o filter
Hope that helps
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BTW you can download the manual here:

http://carfiche.com/manualz/

1680 pages long!
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you could have the wrong dipstick. I almost mixed mine up myself. A D and B dipstick look identicle but one's longer. I think the d one is longer but dont' quote me on that. I remember I had to change them from one of my spare's cause it was rubbin on the trailer i was moving it on.
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