HOW DO YOU TELL WATER IN YOUR OIL ?? HAD CAR PART (PCV VALVE) OFF FOR A MONTH

1999 Pontiac Grand Am

Tiny

baker28621

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:02 AM

I took off the pvc valve and tubing to my 99 pontiac grand am v6 for a month. My friend says I should change my oil because there could be water in my oil? Is this true?How can I tell that there is water in my oil? And what should I do? Finally have new valve and tubing.

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Tiny

ASEMaster6371

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:11 AM

Why did you remove the pcv and did you plug the port?

Roy

Tiny

baker28621

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:20 AM

Because the valve was bad and the elbow had a crack in it and no I didnt plug the port

Tiny

ASEMaster6371

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:24 AM

Running that long with a massive vacuum leak may have brought moisture into the system. I would repair this asap before you damage the motor further.

Roy

Tiny

baker28621

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:46 AM

Ok do I drop the oil or change the oil and fliter or is that the same thing.

Tiny

ASEMaster6371

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:50 AM

Do change the oil and filter. Thats a very good start

Roy

Tiny

baker28621

June, 2, 2012 AT 12:56 AM

Ok what else should I do

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