Check Oil Level 1998-2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue

1. Getting Started - Prepare for the repair

2. Open the Hood - How to pop the hood and prop it open

3. Remove Dipstick - Locate, remove and wipe oil dipstick

4. Read Oil Level - Reinsert dipstick, remove and then read oil level

5. More Info. - Additional information on the oil level

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Checking the oil in a Intrigue is fairly easy and should be done once a month. Note that most Oldsmobile have an oil pressure gauge next to the speedometer - this gauge does not tell you what your oil level is, however the video above will show you how check the oil level in your 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. Make sure your engine is cold when you check the oil in your Intrigue. Otherwise the dipstick will read slightly low. In addition to checking the oil level, you also want to look at the condition of the oil when you have the dipstick out. If the oil in your Intrigue is dirty or smells like gasoline, you probably need an oil change.

If you notice that the oil level in your Intrigue is extremely low or empty, fill it up and check it again the next time you drive. If it is extremely low again, have your mechanic take a look before driving it much more.

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Hans Angermeier has produced over 100,000 videos showing drivers how to fix things on their cars. He has broad expertise on basic repair procedures covering the majority of cars on the road.

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