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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 02-03-2005, 04:24 AM Thread Starter
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how many quarts of oil does 2004 mazda 6s take up????for some reason i put around 6..i think im putting in too much...does any1 kno?
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6 quarts Total(crankcase+oilfilter)...thats what the manual says, so thats how much I put in
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Always good to read the manual first!

By the way, the dipstick is a bitch to read, especially when you just changed your oil.

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By the way, the dipstick is a bitch to read, especially when you just changed your oil.
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Thats why I let the engine drip for about 20 min.

At least its an even number...my gf's corolla needs 3.7 quarts.
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yeah I'm doing 4.6 now drive it and check the dipstick for lil bubbles on it...

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Well, mine is a 2003 6S. So it's 5.5 quarts. I have to estimate the 0.5 quart also.

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I wish it could be an even number so I have No left over to disgard! I remmebr my neon was like that. I was gonna get a morosso pan and have like 6qts in a 2.0!

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ya i put in 6 quarts and the dipstick reads at the very top of the safe level even 2 days later!

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