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Old 07-01-2011, 01:32 PM   #1
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Too much oil?

Hey guys... 95 2.5L here... Just finished changing the oil and I wasn't paying attention to how much oil I put into it... I think I caught myself around 5.5Q.... Is that too much to the point of damage? I'd rather not adjust it if she can handle it... Haven't driven it yet... Thanks everyone!

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Old 07-01-2011, 02:09 PM   #2
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check the dipstick, if it's over the fill line, just slowly back out the drain plug until it's at a trickle and drain the excess.

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Old 07-01-2011, 02:40 PM   #3
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Oil capacity for the 2.5 is 4 quarts+ a little for oil filter. I'd drain at least a quart out of it. If you're careful you could drain it into a oil jug and reuse it.
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