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2001 a6 2.8 buring too much oil, 1 every 1000 miles.

I put mobil one in also. Can there be a simple fix?

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    gstanbouly Jan 06, 2013

    this time i bought the 5w30. I also put in 87 octane to see if it would help also?

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Mobil 1 is really thin,if you have as oil consumption
problem ,run a thicker oil,10-30 in the winter 15-40 in the summer
Suspect valve seals,not a cheap fix ,but a little oil burning makes the
engine last forever,run a thicker oil.

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SOURCE: 93 camry v6 216,000 miles started buring oil after

try using thicker oil sounds like it has much engine wear and the thin oil is just slipping by the rings and burning with the fuel.also check your pcv valve if its bad it will allow engine to **** in oil and burn it with combustion.

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