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Oil capacity?

I have an 85 930 and it is due for its first oil change since I bought it. Im getting different answers on how many litres of oil it holds. Can anyone help.
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I use about 13 quarts in my 80 with a front oil cooler
I should say, that's after an engine drop and there's no oil in the lines or front cooler.. so minus a couple quarts for just a change
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I usually end up with about 9.5 quarts (almost 10) when I do an oil change. I like to keep my level on the low side. This brings me to just at or slightly below the first mark on the bottom of the dip stick. My gauge needle will be down in the "red". I check it often. I always do a visual inspection underneath the engine while the turbo is cooling down (car idling).
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