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Dipstick tube o ring experience

So, my dipstick tube o ring has started to leak more than just a film. Guess that means it's time. I'm gonna get the dieseloring kit. I've read all the different instructions. But when you fixed yours, how was it? Tips, tricks, comments?

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At least you're aware of the pitfalls

I've seen videos using ViceGrips, a gun cleaning brush, safety wire, all kinds of stuff to be sure that thing doesn't drop into the pan. I don't think it makes a huge difference, just so you don't let it happen
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the o ring kit comes with a tubular wire cleaning brush

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Do I need to drain oil? I'd think I do but



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I KNOW more ppl have done this. Come on.

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