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how mutch enegine oil o u cars use?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by kristoffer, Jul 26, 2001.

  1. kristoffer

    kristoffer Registered Member

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    how mutch enegine oil o u cars use???
    my use 1l in one week.
    do u think thats mutch??

    Kristoffer
    1977 blazer k5 cheyene

    Sory for my bad english! :)
     
  2. Cavalry

    Cavalry 1/2 ton status

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    a liter is roughly a quart, so we will say a quart a week...that sounds like a lot to me unless you are driving a cople thousand miles a week. Is the engine leaking (valve covers are a favorite leak) or burning (blue puff after you rev it up quick and let off)?

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    Yes too much. Mine less than 1/2 quart for 3500mi.
     
  4. Jonathan

    Jonathan 1/2 ton status

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    Mine uses about 1 quart every 3-4 weeks of average driving. leaks and burns alot

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  5. kristoffer

    kristoffer Registered Member

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    i have no leaks, and its only smoke on startup.

    but i think 1q is mutch for 1week when it only smokes when i start it. i cant se that it smokes mutch when i am driving it.

    Kristoffer
    1977 blazer k5 cheyene

    Sory for my bad english! :)
     

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