Catalytic Converter Failure Due to Engine Burning Oil on Mercedes-Benz 560SEL

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Valve stem seals may wear and cause the engine to burn oil. this can contaminate the catalytic converter and cause it to fail.

Problem Data
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2 model years affected: 1990, 1991
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