Re: [DML] Re: Oil Changes
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Re: [DML] Re: Oil Changes



Dave, you bought a cheap oil extractor. Mine doesn't have that problem.

The instructions with my manual fluid extractor say to run the engine until
the radiator fans come on, and then shut the engine off and use the
extractor. That's what I do, and I've never had a melted part. (However, it
helps to wear gloves because the unit will get uncomfortably warm to hang on
to.)

And before you say they don't get all of the oil out -- yes, they do. I add
seven quarts each time after I swap out the filter.

Farrar Hudkins
#2613

On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 8:54 AM, jtrealtywebspannet
<jtrealty@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:

>
>
> The biggest disadvantage with these is that you cannot remove the oil when
> it is hot which is the preferred way to remove the oil. If you do try using
> the extractor with hot oil it will melt.
> David Teitelbaum
>


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