Oil Filler Painfully Easy to Find, Use - 2009 Audi A4 Avant Long-Term Road Test

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2009 Audi A4 Avant: Oil Filler Painfully Easy to Find, Use

March 22, 2010

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As you can see, our A4 needed a little more grease in the crankcase this weekend. I like how the display warns gives you a warning without making it look like the engine is going to explode any minute. Probably a good method given the average driver's meager knowledge of oil consumption.

Adding oil was a snap as the crankcase cap is top dead center. Doesn't get much easier than that. And before you get too concerned that I took the path of least resistance when it came to finding a quart of oil, the A4 is due for a real service this week. I'm pretty sure it can endure a few days of Shell's finest until then.

Ed Hellwig, Senior Editor, Inside Line @ 24,475 miles

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