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My car needs more oil every day !

My 04 dodge stratus is not leaking oil but every day when ive used it the nxt moring i need to add some oil cause it goes below the min needed line . we think it needs a oil valve head job but if i take to the shop how many hours on avarge does it take them to fix it???

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  • David Shaub May 11, 2010

    A carbon & valve job MIGHT fix the problem. A ring job might also be needed. Check your tailpipe for a LOT of sludgy black soot.

  • Tommy Walker May 11, 2010

    If you can tell me what a oil valve head job is, I will tell you how many hours it takes to fix it.



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First you should replace the pcv valve(positive crankcase ventilation) valve. it's probably around 5-10 dollars
located on top of valve cover

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