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    Oil Level/Overfill?

    Hi. Just bought a 2006 Carrera S Cab with 16,000 miles. I had the oil and oil filter changed at the local Porsche dealership two weeks ago. The computer shows the oil level above the top line (all five segments shaded). The manual shows a capacity of approx. 9 quarts when the oil and filter are changed but the dealer invoice shows 10 quarts were added during the service. In checking the PCA website, I see some conflicting information about whether this is something to worry about. Any feedback/suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks.


    Re: Oil Level/Overfill?

    Few tips ive found helpfull

    • Check your oil pressure when driving, make sure it isnt high all the time

    • measure it a few times on a few different levels! ive found it can vary a lot

    • also if it only goes over slightly it will fill the next bar as it doesnt show increments between

     so it may be just right on the limit but if you have measured it on an uneven road it could show the next bar as filled

     

     


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