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Old 11-23-2008, 03:42 PM
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how much oil

how many qrts. do i put in my h23 when i do an oil change. im doing it now and i forgot to ask before i started lol. thanks alot.
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Re: how much oil

well i just put 5 in seems good.
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Re: how much oil

I know normally i do about 4.5 or so
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Re: how much oil

The service manual calls for 4.2 quarts for an oil change w/filter on an H23.
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Re: how much oil

yea i saw that and i put 4 in and it wasnt enough so i put 5 in and it was just enough..
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Re: how much oil

4.5 for h23, 5 for h22 (as per 1995 owners manual). you will be fine with 5
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Re: how much oil

no no no no its 14 quarts of delo 300 duh.
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Re: how much oil

too much oil isn't good for your seals. drain it out and put the recommended amount in.
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Re: how much oil

what you dont want the engine totally full with oil **** opps been telling people at my work the wrong info hahaha. but yes what nick said he is right you dont want them seals to go bad.
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Re: how much oil

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4.5 for h23, 5 for h22 (as per 1995 owners manual). you will be fine with 5
4.2 quarts for an H23, as per the Helms. 5.1 for an H22.
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too much oil isn't good for your seals. drain it out and put the recommended amount in.
4.2 to 5 isnt that bad. U should start doing that seeing u poped one of ur engines because of no oil
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4.2 to 5 isnt that bad. U should start doing that seeing u poped one of ur engines because of no oil

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go ahead mikey, keep filling up with 5 quarts every time. see what happens.
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Re: how much oil

i dont know what the deal is with my engine, it takes about 4quarts daily?? I think it just likes oil, also my street has been getting this brown slime all over it, not really sure what it is....
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