Originally Posted by Soppy
My truck does the same thing. I change the oil then let it run for a couple of minutes . When I check it , the oil is black. Sure makes it easy to see the level on the dipstick. The oil gets changed at 3000 mile intervals.
They all do, pretty much turn the key and it's black, from the little 1.5L ones they put in Nissan Micras and up.