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Oil compsumtion what weight of oil should i use on a 300 000 mile engine? the old owner used to use 20w 50 oil....but i think he screwed up soo i am using 10w 40 but it is burning alot of oil..help!!!

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20W50 oil will slow down the burning.

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I would personally run the 20 50 in an engine with that many miles. since you are using oil with thinner oil

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