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      04-05-2013, 01:12 PM   #1
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Just checked my oil gauge and it is below half way

Should I add oil or wait for a low oil light? If I should add oil how much a half quart?
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I would add a half quart. Then go for a drive to bring the engine up to operating temperature and check it again.

I was down a quart after the dealer changed my oil. I went back and they topped it off.
Never has happened since then though.

Of course the first thing to check is for leaks. Has it been a while since your last change?
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I would add a half quart. Then go for a drive to bring the engine up to operating temperature and check it again.

I was down a quart after the dealer changed my oil. I went back and they topped it off.
Never has happened since then though.

Of course the first thing to check is for leaks. Has it been a while since your last change?
Car has 30k just got it a month ago from a dealer I've put on almost 900miles
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Oh also I checked for leaks before i ever checked the oil less then a week ago I'd say
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