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Old 04-13-2009, 02:56 PM
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Where did my oil go?

I poured the oil in the oil tank. I checked it afterwards, but it read that there was barely any oil in it. I poured like 15 quarts in there, when i checked it, it said there was no oil in the tank. I looked under the truck but there was no oil pouring out the bottom. Where is my oil going. I must have poured 25 quarts in the tank in total, but when I look in the oil tank, there is no oil in there. It is like a magik trick, what is going on?????????? Is it going in another xompartment or seeping through some pipe????????????
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Old 04-13-2009, 02:58 PM
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I bet it smokes like crazy...
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I am not startin it till this is figured out
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Old 04-13-2009, 03:02 PM
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probably should make sure your putting it in the right hole... There is little to no excuse for 25 quarts to dissapear somewhere in your truck (unless you dumping it in the gas tank or in the transmission fluid)
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Old 04-13-2009, 03:04 PM
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yeah what theyre saying, where are you filling it up? theres alot of reservoirs and dip sticks coming up.....shoulda bought a cummins they would run with no oil.
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Oh no, I may be pouring my oil in the power steering fluid tank...i just realized this. As I said in a previous post, I always brought my truck to a place ot be fixed. This is my first go at pouring my own oil..and i screwed up
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So immediately after you put the oil in it dissapears? Is that what your saying? You did put it in the engine oil fill cap on the valve cover correct?
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Old 04-13-2009, 03:06 PM
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so what your saying is you put 25 quarts of engine oil into the power steering resevoir? that doesnt even seem possible, the power steering shouldn't even hold that much it doesnt seem like
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whoah you have some seriouse issues with that truck.. the cab should say engine oil. and its a long dipstick
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