2001 Ford Excursion Q&A

2001 Ford Excursion Question: burning oil

what are some possible causes of excessive oil consumption? -
Answer 1
Oil can be leaked out through a leaking gasket or seal, and sometimes a porous casting cause a leak. Internally in the engine valve seals and guides can suck oil into the combustion chamber. Piston rings/cylinders can wear and let oil pass into the combustion chamber. These are the most common causes of excessive oil consumption. -
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