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Using Oil My '99 Prizm has been using oil for a while, but there is no evidence of leakage (nothing on engine; nothing on the ground) and no smoke comes from the tailpipe. I've read that this is fairly common with this car. Does anyone have a reason for the phantom oil loss? A solution? (other than putting oil in the car between changes)

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  • keipierce Mar 07, 2009

    I have 145,000 miles and my 1999 uses oil also. I check it every other week and have to add a quart

  • Scotty
    Scotty May 11, 2010

    How much oil is it using between oil changes?

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