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S70 Engine

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1992 - 1997 850, 850 R, 850 T5-R, 850 T5, 850 GLT
1997 - 2000 S70, S70 AWD
1997 - 2000 V70, V70 AWD
1997 - 2000 V70-XC
1997 - 2004 C70

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Re: S70 Engine

Post by abscate » Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:43 am

It’s not the 🦌 I worry about in NY it’s the Rogue 🗣📱
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Re: S70 Engine

Post by Thomas and Judith Lilli » Wed Feb 26, 2020 2:38 am

It’s been a month now, filled it about a dozen times. My oil consumption has dropped by 70%. Could it have been a stuck scraper ring the loosened up? Anyway, I can live with that.

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Re: S70 Engine

Post by abscate » Wed Feb 26, 2020 5:28 am

Great news. Enjoy it and keep in touch!
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Re: S70 Engine

Post by E Showell » Wed Feb 26, 2020 5:52 am

Try some ATP 205 reseal in the crankcase. Might drop consumption even more.
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Re: S70 Engine

Post by scot850 » Wed Feb 26, 2020 3:05 pm

Just curious. What grade of oil do you use?

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