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Why does my air filter continue to be clogged with engine oil

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?

12 years and it has progressively gotten worse.

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

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Wayne
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Hi I'm Wayne

I will be assisting you with this issue today

Happy Thanksgiving !!

What you are describing is the pistons and rings are worn out

and the oil is by passing the rings ,

I suggest to have engine rebuilt

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Can the problem just be the valves

Hi

Thank you for the response

No, it will be from the piston rings

Wayne

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