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quick sm465 question!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by stevos67k20, Dec 4, 2005.

  1. stevos67k20

    stevos67k20 1/2 ton status

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    i'm going to the auto parts store in a few minutes and i need to know about how many quarts of oil to buy. ive been looking in my books but they all say to fill to the "fill hole" but nothing really meaningful. thanks
    Steven
     
  2. BowtieBlazer

    BowtieBlazer 1/2 ton status

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    mine usually takes over a gallon if I remember correctly, I want to say 5qts
     
  3. Russell

    Russell LB7 Tahoe Status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Mine took exactly 4 litres :) Just took a look online, and 4 litres is about 4.5 quarts, so get 5 quarts to be safe, incase something leaks or something.
     
  4. u2slow

    u2slow 1/2 ton status

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    Does it matter? You should really be buying your oil by the bucket... and I know for sure it doesn't take more than 20L. :D
     

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