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      12-13-2012, 05:25 PM   #45
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How many miles on the oil ?
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      12-13-2012, 05:34 PM   #46
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Correct.




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      12-14-2012, 12:02 AM   #47
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Just had an oil change so 1500 or so miles.
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      12-14-2012, 01:55 AM   #48
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Wow!!!

Sorry to hear this and like another said, sounds like its time to build up a new motor over the winter!

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      12-14-2012, 02:07 AM   #49
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Wow... that looks bad.. Looks like that motor has seen hell.
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      12-15-2012, 12:47 AM   #50
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2013.motor is going in just had the headers ceramic coated dropping them off tomorrow. $70 Outta pocket for the headers everything else its covered lol
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      12-15-2012, 10:28 AM   #51
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It couldn't be worse even if you took the oil out to ruin the engine before the warranty expired.
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      12-15-2012, 09:38 PM   #52
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Sad to be going through all this but to get a 2013 motor is awesome. I would be like a new car minus the trans.
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      12-15-2012, 10:36 PM   #53
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Transmission was replaced 6 months ago lol
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In that case congrats on the brand new drivetrain!
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      12-16-2012, 12:20 AM   #55
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Thanks I'm happy. I live in tahoe I can't drive the car right now anyway so the down time doesn't even bother me hahaha
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