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Old 03-17-2012, 12:33 PM   #15
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Ron.....Good job...now lets move to the engine dipstick
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I went out and checked the Onan dip stick - the plastic yellow end looks a bit flimsy but doesn't show any cracks. You can bet I'll look for cracks every time I check the oil. Thanks
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Ron.....Good job...now lets move to the engine dipstick
Yep, mine is about 6' long! Fortunately it is easy to insert/remove.
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Old 03-18-2012, 09:15 PM   #18
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Seems like a good metal replacement is in order..
Plastic has its place and lots of advantages depending on the application.
A dipstick seems like a job for Stainless steel.
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