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      02-27-2014, 10:46 PM   #1
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n55 burning oil

I had my oil changed at the dealer 3,000 miles ago and the car has burned enough oil to throw a low oil warning light. Is this normal or signs of a possible problem?
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      02-27-2014, 11:00 PM   #2
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Piston rings gone bad... Happened in my g35, notorious for it. This engine doesn't rev very high so I don't think oil consumption is too normal.
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that's not normal, assuming you still have warranty bring it in to the dealer and voice your concern
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Agree with those above. Not normal at all. When it happened to me, it turned out to be a crack in the turbo housing. Take it in asap.
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