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The oil dipstick has broken off into the oil pan. Is there a reason why it has to come out? I have a new one..can I just put it on? If it has to come out..is there a way I can get it out myself? Thanks!
I need a new oil dipstick, what size do I need in my car?

Hello! I'm excited about this site. My Honda Accord EX 2003 (v6) got caught in a freshwater flood about 6 months ago. My car has been idle since. The water line was above the seats, & the car was on a decline, so the whole front end was underwater. I did crank the engine while under. The oil dipstick looks good, though. The battery was working ...


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