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Old 06-11-2018, 01:48 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by mystery View Post
my concern is the angle that the transmissions are at. it can change a bit depending on how much fresh water, fuel, gear, etc you have on-board... i hope the two marks can be relied upon when i do it!
You can add the required amount and then check the dip stick.

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Old 06-11-2018, 08:15 PM   #22
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Mystery -

As OLDDAN said - run the engine (manual states 1500 RPMS for a few minutes) and then check.
I highly doubt that fuel load, makes a significant difference since between "marks" you are only dealing with < 1/2 qt.

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