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post #11 of 13 (permalink) Old 09-07-2010, 07:37 PM
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Blowby pressure in crank case, check you PCV valve.

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post #12 of 13 (permalink) Old 09-07-2010, 08:05 PM
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Originally Posted by bowlinggreendream View Post
What is up with that?
I have a 1990 and it's not a ton of oil but enough to get me concerned.

All you can do is check your PCV valve. If it's okay, then you may have a piston ring problem. How does your engine run otherwise? If it runs good and doesn't use much oil, I wouldn't worry about it.
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That seems like it would be a ton of crank pressure.
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