i have found a huge difference between hot and cold measurements, specially with the synthetic mix i am using. i measured it at just below the max point after driving around for a half hour. then i measured it after a long highway trip and it was over the max by about a third of a quart. i left it alone because in normal driving it is below the max...
1993 300e-2.8 - gone now <sigh>
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