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
Section:   VII
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

1955 Corvette Engine Oil Level Dipstick

IMPORTANT - WHEN CHECKING OIL LEVEL

  1. Engine should be idling.
  2. Transmission control lever should be in the "N" position.
  3. Transmission oil should be HOT.
  4. Use the correct dipstick.
  5. Check the level accurately.

Overfilling the transmission may cause lubricant loss at the Filler.



Article ID: 987
Created On: Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 6:48 AM
Last Updated On: Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 6:48 AM

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