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When changing oil how much do o put back in car

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Thank you for writing in. The engine oil capacity for a 2002 Mercury Sable is 4.5 quarts, or 5.5 quarts with a new oil filter as well. You should be changing your oil filter as well, so plan on using 5.5 quarts. Good luck!

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