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Question about Oil changes, I have a 95 GMC Sonnoma that is leaking oil, Which I know about. Its due for an oil change but since it keeps running out and I keep adding more do I actually need to get an Oil change? I already bought a new car rather than fix it, but Im moving this weekend and driving over 600km each way.

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Oil gets acidic and corrodes if left in the engine too long. 6 months is ok if you hardly ever drive it but do not leave it in much longer.

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