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2005 Chevrolet Malibu Question: engine

 

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Visitor, 3.5L V6, Moreno Valley, CA, April 28, 2011, 15:32

if there is metal in the oil what is most likely needed to be done?

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    April 28, 2011, 16:23
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    If you have metal in oil then suspect bearings coming apart. Has this engine been overheated, ran low on oil, has bad oil pressure? Will need some disassembly to locate exact cause.

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  • Answer #2

    October 30, 2011, 07:47
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    Try getting an engine treatment for around $24.99 at Jiffy lube.

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