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Overfilled 4.5 quarts with 5 quarts

Discussion in 'Patriot' started by matinzahir1993, Jun 10, 2017.

  1. Jun 10, 2017 at 5:05 PM
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    matinzahir1993

    matinzahir1993 [OP] New Member

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    I have a 2013 jeep patriot fwd. Its engine oil capacity according to the manual is 4.5. Since i accidentally overfilled will it damage my engine?
     
  2. Jun 10, 2017 at 6:07 PM
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    OFFGRID

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    Your okay with the 5. You will burn off that extra half quart or more by the next oil change.
     
  3. Jun 11, 2017 at 5:47 PM
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    aggrex

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    IMO I would remove some oil and recheck the level on the dip stick. Lift the Jeep onto jack stands, loosen the oil pan bolt and drain some oil into an oil pan.
     
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