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Old 06-14-2010, 01:55 PM
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I have two plugs that are drowning in motor oil, so much so that it creates too much compression to turn the motor over unless I pull the plugs. Where could this much oil come from?
 
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Old 06-14-2010, 02:57 PM
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Either the rings or the valve guides/seals. I'd check the valves first. Pull the valve cover off and see if there is oil pooling up top.
 
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