my 2005 mazda rx 8 has a white film on the dip stip when i check the oil. moisture i assume...does anyone know how to get rid of this problem?

Asked by Jun 12, 2013 at 07:49 AM about the 2005 Mazda RX-8

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

there is a white film on the dip stick when checkin oil which makes it very hard to read. does anybody have the same issue and if so how do you get rid of the issue?

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If your using synthetic oil and drive short distances, you will get this film or condensation. Go for a nice long hour drive and heat the engine up.

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