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500, 472, 425, 368 Discussion, 1970 - 472 in Cadillac Engine Technical Discussion; Hello, This is my first time at this site and I naturally am looking for help. I purchased a 1954 ...
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    pfdchief1 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    1970 - 472

    This is my first time at this site and I naturally am looking for help. I purchased a 1954 Mercury that has a 1970 "472" that I am unable to get any info from the seller. My problem is the dip stick always reads overfull and the lifters started to make noise. I am uncertain as to add oil or not. The part number on the dip stick reads 1495864 with a capacity of 5 quarts and I would like to confirm this is the right dip stick for this motor - if possible. Any assistance will be greatly appreciated. Thank you, Bill

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    Re: 1970 - 472

    Why not do an oil change and fill it up with 5 quarts and see what that does...just for starters.

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