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I have a 2004 Chevy Tahoe. I read the dipstick and it stated it was at the 1 quart line. It normally takes 5 quarts. I added 1 3/4 quarts of oil and It looks like it is a tad over the 5 quart mark. Is this right?

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Yes...it is fine....nothing to worry about....

Start your engine, run it for 3-5 minutes at idle....shut it off....take another reading. If it is at the same makr....just over 5, you are alright. That is not enough to cause engine problems or leaks (blown seal).

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