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 Post subject: Used Oil Analysis
PostPosted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:32 pm 

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I just got the results back from a UOA w/ Blackstone Labs. I have been curious about doing this for years but never wanted to spend the money ($28) and never had any real reason to monitor my oil in this way.

I decided to go ahead and send a sample in because of the potential lifter issues and not knowing the history of my car. I'm not sure if I will continue to do so with every oil change or just update once/year or something. These results aren't guarantees of no issues in an engine, but can certainly give an idea of what is going on. I feel confident that I can continue driving without worrying about defective lifters eating my cam as we speak etc.

Has anyone else done a used oil analysis on these cars? How much reliance would you place on a UOA?

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