What Causes Excessive Oil Consumption?

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There are several elements that cause excessive oil consumption. Some of this causes include, bad valve seals, worn out valve guides and worn out piston rings. A bad valve seal is the worst because it doesn't control the flow of oil which in turn flows down and burns.
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