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Offline Robell

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Condensation in the oil
« on: April 05, 2020, 07:26:21 PM »
Just a word of warning, to those who only do local trips:

I've typically done 30-50 miles / day, but recently have moved jobs, so only do 3 miles each way.
This means the engine rarely gets up to full temp, esp over the winter months.

I've just drained this, it's done about 1500 miles :  :005:

" it's better to burn out, than to fade away "

Offline Topnotch250

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Re: Condensation in the oil
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2020, 05:38:41 AM »
 :087: A little Milky :157:
Two Suzuki's are better than one 'Inazuma and Vitara'

Offline Robell

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Re: Condensation in the oil
« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2020, 08:40:43 PM »
It's running fine, with new oil and filter. Will have to be careful, come the cooler weather
" it's better to burn out, than to fade away "

Offline onazoomerF

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Re: Condensation in the oil
« Reply #3 on: August 30, 2020, 09:43:42 AM »
The only thing I can think is that the manual says to let it warm up for several minutes. That's not great for mileage, but a warm engine is a good thing. Ask the little lady. Any chance a coolant hose connection is fouled? Best wishes.

Offline Robell

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Re: Condensation in the oil
« Reply #4 on: September 02, 2020, 08:15:29 PM »
My new commute is only 5 minutes. Taking the scenic route allows the engine to warm thro  :008:
" it's better to burn out, than to fade away "

 


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