2016 SXT Plus Blacktop
Noticed that removing the dipstick to check the oil has been a little snug as of late, even oiled the o-ring the last time it was checked. Apparently that didn't help the situation at all. Pulling straight up on it was a total waste of time, so I warmed up the engine and still stuck, tried to free it by a slight twisting motion and snap! Oh $hit, and this happened. Took awhile, but was able to remove it with a little drilling and making up a puller, that thing was really locked in there. Sure was pleased when broke loose.
Called my parts guy and was informed that the tube and dipstick are a package deal and are sold together, but they only have the dipstick in stock, and will have to order the tube, Lol, So much for a packaged deal...
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V6 Dip Stick Variation Dilemma So I purchased an under hood dress up kit from Billet Technology. To my dismay, when I tried to put the replacement dipstick pull on, I found that mine did not have a push pin to remove the head. Apparently, this variation has been put in about half the 2017...