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Oil Troubles

Old 28-May-2006, 12:18 AM
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Oil Troubles

Well, its official my honda burns oil. LOts of it too. I have a 95 civic dx with the stock engine. Its not leaking oil, head gasket is fine so im unsure what it is. I talked to 2 mechanics and they are telling me its an internal problem and would be to costly to repair, what are ur takes
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Old 28-May-2006, 01:09 AM
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You can get a ZC engine for cheaper than the cost of a rebuilt.
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Old 28-May-2006, 09:47 AM
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change your oil and throw soem lucas or similar stuff in there maybe that will tighten **** up abit to get you by till you get a new engine
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yuo.,. do an oil change.. and you might as well put 10w40 in there with some stabilizer. See if it still burns oil.

It's most likely your rings. You can do a compression test to see how bad they are.
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