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post #1 of (permalink) Old 08-30-2001, 09:19 AM Thread Starter
 
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when do vortec 350's start to use oil? What is a common amount per oil change (3k-4k miles)

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Re: oil useage

umm, not a clue. the '96 tahoe gets its oil changed around 3k. i change mine at 4k(i use mobil 1).

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Re: oil useage

According to GM, it is alright to burn up to a quart per 1000 miles of driving. that ounds kinda steep to me but oh well.

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