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Oil consumption my 91 900ss is showing a little over 41k don't know how miles these motors go for before they pack there bags but anyway mine will uses about a 3/4 to maybe a quart of oil in its 3000 mile oil change service depending on how hard I ride it I've put about 15k personally I am the 3rd owner is that normal for these motors to use oil I say use it sounds better than burn any opinions

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As far as that level of oil usage I personally would say: who cares. Now compression that's another story. If it passes compression and leakdown tests then I'd live with the oil usage, but others might not. Everyone has their own standards. For some, on high-performance equipment like this, they aren't happy with anything but like-new performance. That's the sort of thing you need to fiind your own way on.,,,

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