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  1. Yellow Sludge On Dipstick - 2000 9-5 Aero

    9-5 Workshop
    Looking for some feedback on the yellow sludge I have been pulling out with my dipstick the last few months. I've read a decent amount of comments stating this is a typical moisture buildup issue (I drive short distances in cold temps often), but I have not had this appear before. I also find it...
  2. Tricky Dipstick Tube?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    On a 93 2.0T 2007, I'm trying to remove the oil sump to redo the seal and the oil level sender o-ring, I've got the air charge tube off, all the bolts, even the hidden one, but no matter how hard I try, the dipstick tube is robbing me of victory. I tried pulling on it, but after rereading the...
  3. Sump Drop: Stuck

    9-5 Workshop
    OK all, I've got 17 of the 18 bolts out of my sump and have stopped because I can't seem to drop the exhaust past the lower stud on the turbo. Here's a pic of the flange hitting the lower stud: There's no way to move the cat further toward the driver's side to clear that stud. And I can't...