Originally Posted by piston slapper
To check the oil on Kaw engines you don't thread in the dipstick..you just set it on the top of the tube..if you thread it in to check the oil...you will be low on oil...
If your oil is turning black ...it is usually from dirt getting through or around the air filter..
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If you thread the dipstick in , wouldnt you get a higher reading since the dipstick is going in further.