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    does anybody elses vecci use loads of oil, by loads i mean a litre or more per month? i only travel 450-500 miles per month

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    Vx say it's ok to use a litre in 1000 miles, my old dti never used a drop... i'd say you have a problem somewhere

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    what engine?, and mileage do you have.

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    wizard its a 1.8 sxi petrol, 03 plate its done 74,000 miles engine type (Z18XE) what u thinking bud?

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    you've got to keep the revs down when cold never rev past 2500rpm till temp guage moves and everything is up to tollerance

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    my 1.8 sxi 54reg uses only half litre over 10-12k miles now on 126k.
    take it easy when engine cold as mattv6 says.

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    thnx for your advice guys, i will take it on board

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