For first time oil was down more than 2 quarts.

Tiny
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  • 2001 LEXUS RX 300
  • 235,000 MILES

For first time oil was down more than 2 quarts after 5,000 miles since last change and driving in the mountains. This change down 2 quarts after 3,000 miles. No leak, no check oil light on, and no evidence of any other problem from tailpipe. What should I do, if anything?

Monday, October 22nd, 2012 AT 12:44 AM

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Tiny
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With that mileage-if its not leaking anywhere could be burning in the cylinders due to rings and valves/seals -time to do an engine compression to determine the engine condition

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Monday, October 22nd, 2012 AT 12:49 AM

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