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2002 Chevrolet Astro Question: Every two Months I loose 1.65 qts of oil but none to the ground. WHY?

 

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GREASON, Saginaw, MI, October 26, 2012, 08:10
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I get my oil changed every 3 mo. I am loosing oil but nothing on the ground. What are the possibilities that it could be? I have 117,000 miles and the van is in otherwise great condition.

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    ebans777 October 26, 2012, 11:01
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    i would bring it to a shop that perform test to find out your oil leak and maybe compression test also.

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    your.mechanic October 26, 2012, 18:59
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    any smoke from the exhaust? is the air filter oily?

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    ziptie12 November 07, 2012, 07:33
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    Valve cover gasket(s) or other , leaking onto exhaust and burning off before it hits the ground? Any smoke on first start-up? How many miles in 3 mos.? Proper viscosity oil being used?

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