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Old 23 Aug 2011, 06:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This will make me sound really thick!!!

Ok so I'm a complete newbie to this glorious SUBARU fraternity. Having a look around engine bay and need to ask a silly question, what is the second dipstick for? at the back of the block on a 2001 bugeye??
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Old 23 Aug 2011, 06:03 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Is it automatic?
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Old 23 Aug 2011, 06:09 PM   #3 (permalink)
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No its a manual mate
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Old 23 Aug 2011, 06:11 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Ok so I'm a complete newbie to this glorious SUBARU fraternity. Having a look around engine bay and need to ask a silly question, what is the second dipstick for? at the back of the block on a 2001 bugeye??
Gearbox oil level.
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Gearbox oil level.
Next question is, Is it a big job to top it up/ Change the oil??
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Old 23 Aug 2011, 06:16 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Re: This will make me sound really thick!!!

It's a fairly straight forward job, there is a drain plug on the box itself and the new oil is filled using the gearboxes dipstick tube. Castrol Syntrax is very good gear oil to use.

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It's a fairly straight forward job, there is a drain plug on the box itself and the new oil is filled using the gearboxes dipstick tube. Castrol Syntrax is very good gear oil to use.

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Awesome mate thanks, I will find my way around this car lol
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No worries. Anything your not sure about just ask, good friendly bunch on here and plenty of help
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