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After refilling the gas today I went to check the oil .To my surprise the dip stick wouldn't pull out after unscrewing the cap.I finally yanked it out and found the end missing and the bottom 2 inches mangled.How did that happen ?

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I would take the engine apart and investigate, urgently before the main bearings get mangled!

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Did you try pulling on the cap? Turning right or left? Your question is confusing ... I am not familiar with a "KA" PC Lap top ... I presume you are actually talking about a car and not a computer. Typically, cars have a "oil can", as you describe, on the oil filler cover.

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