Aug 16, 2010 ... From what you're describing, it appears the oil was overfilled to the point that this aeriation did take place, and the engine damage was caused ...
Too much oil will probably damage seals before anything else, but ... I'm pretty sure you can get to a level of overfill that will damage any ...
The other page suggests how to fix an overfilled engine (practical ... take out the oil but doesn't really explain the damage that can be caused.
my understanding is overfilling leads to increased oil consumption, ... You most likely will not cause damage by running only an extra quart.
MOST of the answers are, at least partially, correct. The biggest enemy an engine has is "foaming" of the oil, which occurs when there is too much oil for the pump to ...
Apr 19, 2008 ... btw, if its slightly overfilled - dont worry about it. ... in the engine and can lead to oil leakage, as well as premature engine wear and damages.
But a mechanic told me years ago that if you overfill, the oil pressure can get too high and start to damage oil seals if i remember right.
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