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WHY WOULD I NEED AN ADDITIONAL QUART OF OIL ON A REGULAR OIL CHANGE

2004 Toyota Highlander • 70,000 miles

Hello guys here's a great question. Took my Toyota Highlander for a routine oil change provided the dealership with 5 quarts but when I looked at my reciept it say here "that they had to add an additional quart & charge over 8 dollars for the oil is there something strange about this the vehicle capacity is 5 quarts, is there some reason why the vehicle would require more oil than normal it's a 04 /v6 engine with 70 kmiles were we cheated?
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Ray59
November 6, 2011.




Dont know why they did that unless your tech's car was down a quart! The spec with new fiter and 3.3 v6 is 5 qt. Did you inquire? Your owners manual should have this info, and you could show it to them as proof that they mistakenly charged for more oil than your truck holds!


Merlin2021
Nov 6, 2011.


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