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I bought a 2006 VW polo in November 09 with approx 70,00kms since that time I have driven 12,000kms and used 14 ltrs of oil!!!!!!! The ecp light has come on 3 times, the last time could not drive car, had to have it towed to workshop, is this normal? ecp light came on again yesterday driving home from work, unable to drive again.

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This is quite an excessive amount of oil consumption. Unless you have noticed a leak under the car I would say that it probably has an internal part failure. You may be burning the oil in a cylinder with bad rings, or a gasket may be sending it into you cooling system.
I would have a good service technician check the engine out to find where the oil is going.
You shouldn't use more then a 1/2 a liter between oil changes unless you have a leak.

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