1955 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Oil Level Gauge Dipsticks
Subject: Oil Level Gauge Dipsticks
Model and Year: 1955 Powerglide Transmission
Source: Chevrolet Technical Service Bulletin
Bulletin No: DR-181
Date: November 3, 1954
TO: ALL CHEVROLET DEALERS
The following sketch shows the various Oil Level Gauge Dipsticks used with the 1955 Powerglide Transmission.
POWERGLIDE TRANSMISSION DIPSTICK MARKINGS
IMPORTANT - WHEN CHECKING OIL LEVEL
- Engine should be idling.
- Transmission control lever should be in the "N" position.
- Transmission oil should be HOT.
- Use the correct dipstick.
- Check the level accurately.
Overfilling the transmission may cause lubricant loss at the Filler.