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Old 06 Jul 2011, 12:46 pm
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Default 2006 Honda Civic Burning Oil?

Why would my 2006 honda civic burn a quart of oil every 6k miles if it only has 120k miles on it? it runs great but it is for sure losing oil somewhere and it does not leak a drop.















Just some additional notes....My garage floor is clean as a whistle. Not a drop of oil on the ground and I park my car there every night. I've looked under the hood and I see no leaks. My only conclusion is that the oil is going out the tail pipe but at 120k miles that seems premature.
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Old 06 Jul 2011, 01:01 pm
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could be a blown head gasket...
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Old 06 Jul 2011, 01:16 pm
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is it losing oil or burning up? stick some paper under the engine to check for leaks first,
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Old 06 Jul 2011, 01:31 pm
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burning a quart of oil in 6000 miles doesn't sound that bad. does it smoke?
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