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Old 12-29-2002, 10:46 PM
ctaylor738 ctaylor738 is offline
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It is probably valve seals, like my car. My 300E is doing a quart every 800 or so, but with good compression and running great.

Leaks, especially from the head gasket are fairly easy to see.
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