1. To install the new dipstick, simply unscrew the stock unit, and wipe the oil from the stick as it comes out of the tank, so you don't spill any on the exhaust.
  2. The stock dipstick measures oil level by the residue of oil on the stick's marks, where the residue stops indicates the oil level.
    You can add oil to achieve the correct level as described in your owner's manual.

 

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