Where find one or the exact length i could cut one to fit

Asked by GuruNXP8M Mar 17, 2020 at 11:54 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1999 Pontiac Firebird with a 3.8 engine I'm
having the worst problem trying to find an oil
dipstick that fit my car I've already overfilled it had
to get a oil change and this is like seriously
become a crisis I don't know what I can do to
maybe cut one to modify one maybe fabricate or
where do I find. One that's legit

1 Answer


Do an oil change. With the engine empty and a new filter fill the engine with the recommended amount of oil minus one quart and mark the dip stick (start it first and then let the oil run down). This will give you one quart down. Add the remaining quart and mark it again for the full level.

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