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Your car in spring – some useful hints. - image

Your car in spring – some useful hints.

If your car was heavily used in winter (driving in traffic jams, and on short distances), running the engine in such severe conditions must have affected the oil.

While driving in such short start-stop intervals, the engine was unable to warm up properly which resulted in condensed water and fuel penetration to the oil sump, making the oil emulsify and thinning it with not combusted fuel. This must have had an impact on the engine lubrication, and oil viscosity was reduced leading to increased wear of the interacting parts. If this is the case, such condition can be seen a...