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Old 01-22-2007, 02:18 PM
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Is it possible for a car not to run if it has too much oil in it?
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Old 01-22-2007, 04:08 PM
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Don't know but it will blow smoke like a Peterbuilt!!!!
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Old 01-22-2007, 04:32 PM
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No. It will run, but the excess will eventually make its way through the intake system and cause premature carbon buildup on valves and other critical engine components.
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the question is kind of vague so i'll just say yes, if the oil is getting into the cylenders and fouling the plugs.
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like how much oil is in the car?
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ill go with yes, if you flood the crankcase to the extreme (or "X-TREME")

but a little over capacity (3.75 qts), i wouldnt worry about it
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