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Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)

Maintenance > Fluids > Engine Oil > Component Information > Specifications > Page 1511

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Engine Oil: Description and Operation

Engine Oil

Engine Oil Level, Checking

Conditions

‹› Engine oil temperature min. 60 °C (140 °F).

‹› Vehicle in a level position.

‹› After shutting off the engine, wait a few minutes to allow the oil to flow back into the oil pan.

Sequence

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Remove the oil dipstick, wipe off the dipstick with a clean cloth and install it completely in the guide tube.

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Remove the oil dipstick again and check the oil level.

Marks on Dipstick

1

MAX mark

2

MIN mark

a

Area above the hatched field up to the MAX mark: Do not add oil!

b

Oil level in the hatched areas: engine oil can be added.

c

From the MIN mark up to the hatched field: add a maximum of 0.5 liter of oil!

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