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be sure to drain from the sump (engine plug) and not tank. If you try to drain a portion of the tank when hot... you will drain the entire contents. Ask me how i know.


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Originally Posted by hamkj View Post
Just looking for some more advice in regards to the draining some oil...

Process...

1. Warm up engine at idle... let the smoke show start... once nice and hot.. check oil...
*If it is at MIN... do I want to drain any?
*Anything above MIN... drain a bit?

2. Once a portion of oil is drained... go for drive...
*Monitor OIL PRESSURE
*Monitor ENGINE TEMP
*CHECK ACCELERATION AND POWER

3. Cross fingers hope no more smoke...
* and if there is still lots of smoke... cross fingers and hope for no more damage.

I will also add octane boost since the last tanke was 87 octane... which I was told is bad!!!!
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