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Old 08-20-2002, 01:26 AM
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What color is your 560SEL dipstick?

According to the manual, the dipstick indicator should be "light blue gray". Mine is red. I just changes the oil and was careful to add exactly 8.5 qts, which put the level right in the middle od the indicators.

I'm just wondering if anyone else has a red dipstick indicator.

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Old 08-20-2002, 02:01 AM
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Mine is red.
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Old 08-20-2002, 03:25 AM
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white on my SE red on my SD all we need is a blue........ William Rogers.....
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Old 08-20-2002, 11:11 AM
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Mine's red
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Old 08-20-2002, 11:36 AM
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OT, but...

My 300E had a red dipstick that broke. The replacement dip that I purchased from the dealer was lime green and about a quarter inch shorter.
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Old 08-20-2002, 02:25 PM
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Red as well.
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Old 08-20-2002, 03:22 PM
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Thanks

OK, thanks to all. I guess the manual is wrong.
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Old 08-21-2002, 01:48 PM
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yep...mine's red too!
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