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post #1 of 3 Old 07-10-2012, 05:43 PM Thread Starter
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burnt oil

my kj i just bought has burnt oil all on the dip stick an the coolant reserve tank is all discolored a darker orange brown. could it have over heated at some point? under full dealer warranty

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post #2 of 3 Old 07-10-2012, 06:52 PM
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How often is the oil changed, and is it conventional or synthetic? Usually see the oil deposits on the dipstick of cars who see infrequent oil changes. How many miles are on the engine, and when was the coolant last changed?
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post #3 of 3 Old 07-11-2012, 09:04 AM Thread Starter
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i just bought it from the dealer. it had only two owners from the car fax. first owner rental company that put 15k on it an second owner that put 110k on it. but i couldnt tell you if it was reg oil changes
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