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by i82much
June 29th, 2020, 5:21 pm
Forum: Pontiac Performance & Restoration
Topic: Fluctuating dipstick readings
Replies: 11
Views: 1314

Re: Fluctuating dipstick readings

Thanks Steve. I haven't completely figured out the "best" way yet, but I'll give it a shot!
by i82much
June 29th, 2020, 12:57 pm
Forum: Pontiac Performance & Restoration
Topic: Fluctuating dipstick readings
Replies: 11
Views: 1314

Re: Fluctuating dipstick readings

I used to run same oil pan. If your using the stick dipstick and tube you will not get an accurate reading even if the car on a level surface. Try this put two marks on the oil stick one when full and one when it looks low. What happens when you push stick in some times it on the top of the tube sh...
by i82much
June 26th, 2020, 5:53 pm
Forum: Pontiac Performance & Restoration
Topic: Fluctuating dipstick readings
Replies: 11
Views: 1314

Re: Fluctuating dipstick readings

It's a K&N filter, HP-2006. I use it because of the nut on the bottom, makes life a lot easier! Not sure about the valve. I think I'll take it out soon and get it all the way warmed up, then see what it looks like the next morning. I can probably figure this out just by taking some notes each time I...
by i82much
June 25th, 2020, 5:19 pm
Forum: Pontiac Performance & Restoration
Topic: Fluctuating dipstick readings
Replies: 11
Views: 1314

Re: Fluctuating dipstick readings

Thanks for the insight. Pretty sure it is the Milodon 7 quart pan, engine is a 505 with 87 cc edelbrock heads. The heads are pretty old but I seem to recall looking into the drainback deal and convincing myself that mine were built after the drainback issue was resolved. I'm not sure whether I am us...
by i82much
June 25th, 2020, 4:02 pm
Forum: Pontiac Performance & Restoration
Topic: Fluctuating dipstick readings
Replies: 11
Views: 1314

Fluctuating dipstick readings

Ok, I will kick off the fun. Wondering if anyone else has experienced anything like this: I changed the oil in my car a few months ago, maybe 500 miles on it since then. The dipstick is marked and the oil was filled exactly to the line where I marked it, and it was like that for three or four outing...
by i82much
June 23rd, 2020, 9:45 pm
Forum: Shine and Show
Topic: 1975 Pontiac Trans Am
Replies: 9
Views: 1094

Re: 1975 Pontiac Trans Am

nice ride!
by i82much
June 23rd, 2020, 2:38 pm
Forum: New Visitors Center
Topic: Welcome to the new PSP Forum (2020)
Replies: 14
Views: 2063

Re: Welcome to the new PSP Forum (2020)

Board looks great to me!