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Exessive oil consuption 3.5 engine .any cure known to exist?

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exessive oil consuption 3.5 engine .any cure known to exist?
JA: When was your last oil change?
Customer: I have to put in a qt. every 400 miles. I have given up on changing the oil, i simply add oil.
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 1999 isuzu trooper 3.5 engine
JA: Are you fixing your Trooper yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: it runs great nothing to repair
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Eric replied 3 months ago.

Hi,

If you look into the throttle body, do you see any oil puddling in the intake manifold?

Have you done a dry and wet engine cylinder compression test yet?