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Re: oil consumption

To: "Simon Matthews" <>
Subject: Re: oil consumption
From: "Paul Hunt" <>
Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2005 15:14:11 +0100
That is, if you don't recheck the oil level and top up again after running
it for the first time after a filter change.


----- Original Message ----- 
> You might just be seeing a drop on the dip stick indicating that some of
the oil is being held in the oil filter or other parts of the engine and not
all in the sump.

> -----Original Message-----
> When I had an MGB, I found that the oil level would rapidly drop from
> MAX to about half, but would then stay at half for a long time.

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