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- 08-18-13 09:19 PM #1
Timing Chain Questions?
Hey ya'll I have a question. What's the benefits of doing the timing chain fix? I don't know what it sounds like but my car doesn't use too much oil unless I use the recommended 5w-30. Also I kinda hear a chatter on my caddy could that be the timing chain.
- 08-19-13 12:16 AM #2Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
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What other oil do you use? Mine keeps getting worse....
- 08-19-13 12:32 AM #3
For now its been doing good on the Walmart Fully synthetic 10w-30.
- 09-03-13 09:36 PM #4
Mines getting worse too. I've been thinking about trying 10w-30 instead of the 5w-30 just to see if it will calm down a little lol... Mainly because I don't have $1,500 to get it fixed at the moment...
- 09-03-13 10:24 PM #5
Well it calms down the oil consumption definitely cause I've gone 1,000 miles and no consumption yet. But for a temporary fix idk. It might work.
- 09-13-13 09:32 PM #6
Ok I may try it