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Dipstick???

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 82_k5, Apr 18, 2005.

  1. 82_k5

    82_k5 Registered Member

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    I would appreciate it if someone with an older small block (driver side dipstick) could go and measure it real quick. Mine broke and has become misplaced. The motor I have is out of a 69 station wagon so any help here would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
     
  2. mouse

    mouse 1/2 ton status

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    What exactly do you need measured?
     
  3. 82_k5

    82_k5 Registered Member

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    the length from the bottom of the handle to the end, basically just the actual dipstick.
     
  4. R72K5

    R72K5 Banned

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    stick you can actually see is 18 3/8"


    79 and older years \

    i measured on a 74 350 engine

    some earlier years were shorter i know like the old 307's and 327's and such
     
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    70jimmy 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Yep 18 3/8 stick itself. 18 3/4 to crown that sits on housing. 1976 Chevy 350 pickup motor
     
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    R72K5 Banned

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    housing = tube, end of the tube(at top)

    :D
     

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