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The car. was flooding Isprayed carb. cleaner in breather intake

Its running rough like its missing on a cylinder & I found a non matalic shavings in oil when changing it what could the the shaving be?

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If the shavings are black and brittle then you can safely say that they are from your piston rings, this could be due to the bearings or just general wear and tear. if they were stuck to the magnet inside of the sump then it will be bearings and your engine will be on a self destruction mission the more you ride it till you get it fixed

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