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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby roughtech » Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:12 pm

Jvic28 wrote:Book yourself in. You could need the modified dipstick.

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Will do. ..thanks for that

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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Cookson » Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:29 pm

Hi
I have just had a second oil and filter change in my custom tourneo 310 170bhp this time in Spain they
have also recalabrsted the engine changed the dip stick and sorted a small leak on the coolant system
I am a tad worried that this has now happened at 5000and10000miles it also appears this is now part of
A recall and all the work is on warranty I think the Spanish ford garage were very good so hopefully this w
Will be the end of the problem has anyone else had these issues please and if so after 10000 miles
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Jvic28 » Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:12 pm

The modified dip stick is only a recent fix for the problem so you should be ok. Its not a recall yet but is a known fault.

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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby John Johnson » Mon Apr 24, 2017 6:01 pm

What's so special about the new dipstick as mines had it and it does not look too radical
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Jvic28 » Mon Apr 24, 2017 6:11 pm

From what I understand its a different size. I haven't compared them mind you.

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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby user774 » Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:57 pm

Mine came up after 1650 miles.

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I'll book into Ford and see what happens.
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby D2flojo » Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:46 am

The modified dipstick is because they have changed the quantity of oil. U will only get the dipstick fitted when they do a oil change
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Clipper49 » Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:59 am

Interesting to see this is still going on, mines going back for its 3rd oil and filter from new and it hasn't done 4k yet.
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Jvic28 » Sat Apr 29, 2017 9:00 am

When they do the oil and filter they'll change the dipstick this time

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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby John Johnson » Sat Apr 29, 2017 10:20 am

Jvic28 wrote:When they do the oil and filter they'll change the dipstick this time

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They did with mine , luckily the techs at the dealer are superb
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby transcendent » Thu Jun 01, 2017 2:17 pm

mines just popped up with change oil 2900 miles.

i wonder what they will try first.

its at for today.
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Jvic28 » Thu Jun 01, 2017 11:38 pm

There's a technical bulletin on it so there should only be one procedure they follow. Oil and filter change, pcm update and then check if you have the modified dip stick. If you don't they'll replace that too.

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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Jvic28 » Thu Jun 01, 2017 11:39 pm

Simples

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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby FJ111200 » Fri Jun 02, 2017 2:24 pm

So this modified dipstick, does anyone know how long it is?
I've done the first oil and filter change myself and could it just be a case of fill the sump with new oil until it comes up to the lower end of the original dipstick.
Seems like a load of bollocks if it's got to go to a stealer for the job. Can the replacement be bought from Ford instead?
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Re: Oil requires change after 3k

Postby Marcob » Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:17 am

FJ111200 wrote:So this modified dipstick, does anyone know how long it is?
I've done the first oil and filter change myself and could it just be a case of fill the sump with new oil until it comes up to the lower end of the original dipstick.
Seems like a load of bollocks if it's got to go to a stealer for the job. Can the replacement be bought from Ford instead?


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