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Oil Level and Temperature Dipstick with Lighted LCD Readout - Black

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Old 04-16-2009, 04:01 PM
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Temp on mine appears accurate, oil level will vary with the winds though. I'm at a gas stop it reads low. Ride over to a buddys check it again it's high, ride home it's low. Pull it out and check it the way I SHOULD have been all along and it's a hair below full. I don't trust it anymore.
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Old 04-16-2009, 06:20 PM
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My '07 Softail had one when I bought it from the original owner.

The instructions for it are pretty detailed and must be followed to get accurate readings. Mine worked fine for the short time I used it. I did some research on the boards when I first had it and found mixed reviews. Just like you're seeing here.

I liked the analog one that I had on my '07 Sporty. Much quicker and easier to read.

So I got the analog for the Softail.
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Old 04-16-2009, 07:12 PM
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Piece of crap! Take ur money and buy the ole lady another tatoo!
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Old 04-16-2009, 07:39 PM
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I have one on my 07 Ultra but never trusted it so I bought a McEwen temp guage for the dash. Really hated to replace that air temp guage but one had to go,,LOL... I have found that the chrome oil temp dipstick is within 5 degrees of the McEwen guage. I put the sending for my McEwen in the oil pan... Still use the old guage to check my oil....

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Old 04-16-2009, 07:56 PM
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I love mine. Temp is accurate, as well as the level indicator. I check it every time i get off the bike. Works great IMO.
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:02 PM
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What are the instructions for using this thing? Other than pushing the button with the engine turned off.

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Old 04-16-2009, 11:56 PM
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I like mine.

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