How to sludge prevent in 2.7 engine


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Old 06-09-07, 03:55 AM
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How to sludge prevent in 2.7 engine

I am getting an Intrepid with a 2.7 liter engine.
I have not seen it yet but I will be going out today to take a look at it.
I read about the engines problem with oil sludge.
My question is: How can I stop the sludge from happening.
Additives? More oil changes? Hotter thermostat? Would a engine oil cooler help?
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Old 06-09-07, 06:21 AM
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Replace oil with synthetic when required. Most oil lube places sell engine cleaner. They usually try and sell you all this when you go. I did give in one time for the engine/sludge cleaner. They pour this stuff in your oil, run motor, and flush. It does seem to work fairly well since I actually saw what was coming out the oil pan. Usually these products are made by Justice Brothers.
 
 

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