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Re: Oil Level Site Glass
- From: andrew johnson <sundiaL@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 29 May 2007 10:11:38 -0700
- Subject: Re: Oil Level Site Glass
At 8:51 AM -0700 5/29/07, Dean Chowenhill wrote:
The Oil Level Site Glass on my 97 GS has been "weeping" around the
edges. More than one person has suggested I replace at the next oil
change - some have told me detailed stories of sudden hot oil on
Now is the time - I am changing fluids, filters (including fuel!)
and adjusting the valves. Good time to tackle the Site Glass.
I am looking for a reliable PROCEDURE, TIPS and CAUTIONS. Driving a
screwdriver thru the center of the glass sounds scary to me.
Drill a small hole through the plastic window, drive in a screw, and
then grab the screw head to pull out the sight glass.
I carry a spare, have not needed it in 60K miles.
- Andrew, Y2K GS