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BlizzyBlah
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BlizzyBlah Jan 8, 7:07pm - #368478 
2001 White Toyota Celica GT
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2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2005
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Pennsylvania
Injen CAI, Burning Oil?

HI all,
I have had the Injen CAI, for my Celica GT, 2001 for about 2 years and ever since, for some reason, I have to put 1 quart of oil in a week. Someone has said to me that maybe my car is running to rich and maybe its because of the unhooked wire. And the funny thing is, I always said there is no way it is from an Intake, but, I am not so sure anymore because i ended up replacing the whole short block and I am still having the same problem. but, the car runs great, "it just burns a quart of oil a week:( Can anybody shed some light. Oh and the reason the shortblock was replaced is because The engine ran out of oil from burning it" was before i was aware there was a problem. And I have no money to get this checked, so all i can do is research. Someone help please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:)
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Lucky_317
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Lucky_317 Jan 8, 9:53pm - #368479 

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2000 Toyota Celica

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Fontana, CA
there's got to be a leak or bad seal somewhere. no way in hell is your Intake gonna do that.

and running "rich" refers to air/fuel ratios. If you're burning that much oil you have some serious problems.

Best 60' 1.959 best 1/4 - 13.7 @ 101mph
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