Hello to all,
First post here.
I recently purchased a MF12G which I believe to be 1976 vintage. It has lots of
problems opportunities, which I am working through. One thing is that the original engine oil dipstick is gone and another (ill fitting) dipstick has been added. The new dipstick doesn't thread-on properly to the dipstick tube. I'll look to buy the correct dipstick or just create a way for the ill fitting dipstick to attach securely and seal.
What I would like to know for now is the engine oil capacity. With that, I could get the engine running temporarily. If not the oil capacity, maybe someone knows the oil level with respect to the crankshaft center-line (or some other reference level)?
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