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Just changed my oil and think i found a problem

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jeckel7234, May 20, 2011.

  1. May 20, 2011 at 4:36 PM
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    jeckel7234

    jeckel7234 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I just got the truck about a week ago, and as i was changing the oil i noticed on the oil fill cap there was alot of sludge in there and on the fill neck that the cap attatches too, is that a real problem, or........ thanks alot for any advice
     
  2. May 20, 2011 at 4:38 PM
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    kinkrider101

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    Its normal
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  3. May 20, 2011 at 4:38 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Change to oil more often, or go on longer drives.
     
  4. May 20, 2011 at 4:39 PM
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    mountainwolfpup

    mountainwolfpup Ford Guy (Formerly known as a Toyota Guy)

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    Well, I'd do an engine oil flush. Pretty reasonable and almost any shop can do it.
     
  5. May 20, 2011 at 4:46 PM
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    jeckel7234

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    awesome thanks guys
     
  6. May 20, 2011 at 4:46 PM
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    mountainwolfpup

    mountainwolfpup Ford Guy (Formerly known as a Toyota Guy)

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    First month of ownership... This month I'm removing front air dam, and also Rhino lining the bed.
    Forgot to mention. After the flush start using synthetic oil like Mobile 1. No more sludge :)
     
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