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Loud whistle comes from eng. comp.stops when oil dip stick removed.starts again when replaced. eng. running at the time.

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When you remove the dipstick, do you feel air puffing from the dipstick hole? If so, you probably have a clogged PCV. Another way to test is to leave the dipstick in and remove the oil cap. Does it do the same thing? PCV.

Replacing involves removing the intake manifold. If you're not comfortable working on cars, I wouldn't do it. Seek out your local mechanic and pay him/her for their services.

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