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Fuel Dilution

Have you ever had an Oil Analysis Report come back stating there is Fuel in your Oil? This is bad news, fuel can have major effects on the oil and do extraordinary damage. So how did it get there? Fuel dilution occurs when unburnt fuel accumulates in the engine crankcase. This may have been caused…
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Silicon – What is it and how did it get there?

Hi Tech Bloggers, Over the past few days we spoke about Water in Oil, so why not continue with some other contamination issues we might find in our oil sample, let's look at  Silicon (Dirt/ Dust) entry. What is Silicon? Silicon is a chemical element known as Si and atomic number 14 in the periodic…
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