How to Blow Oil Out of a Dipstick Tube?

Answer There may be several reasons why oil is blowing out of your oil dipstick tube. There can be engine malfunctions or user mistakes. You may want to remove some of the oil because of overfill that occ... Read More »

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How to Change a Dipstick Tube?

The dipstick tube is what holds the dipstick -- a metal rod that measures the amount of fluid inside the vehicle -- in place. You can usually find the tube near the engine block. If you need to rep... Read More »

How to Replace a Dipstick Tube?

A dipstick is an instrument made of metal that is used to measure the amount of fluid in your car. It is found near the engine block in a tube called the dipstick tube. Occasionally these tubes cra... Read More »

How to Install an Oil Dipstick Tube on a 318?

The Dodge 318 cubic inch engine depends on a proper amount of clean engine oil to prevent wear and tear to the engine's internal moving parts. The oil dipstick is the tool used to check the oil lev... Read More »

How to Remove an Oil Dipstick Tube?

Before you hoist a car engine out of the compartment, you must remove the components connected to the block to prevent potential damage to parts you may be able to reuse after replacing the engine.... Read More »