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hello. I have a mack granite with an AI 427. she has 24k hours on her and she's using oil. I know that's pretty high hours, but just wondering what the acceptable mount of consumption is. thanks

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11 hours ago, CV7132005 said:

hello. I have a mack granite with an AI 427. she has 24k hours on her and she's using oil. I know that's pretty high hours, but just wondering what the acceptable mount of consumption is. thanks

how much is it using? what one guy says is oil consumption, the next says it isn't nothing.    terry:MackLogo:

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38 minutes ago, CV7132005 said:

Its using about a gallon per week plus or minus. mostly my weeks consist of around 1300 miles.  I've always changed the oil at 300 hours 5500 miles

I would say run it, some people might say that is to much, but i would not be afraid of it.   terry:MackLogo:

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thanks for the info. a guy I know that works at my local mack dealer said that its around the time for a rebuild. just not sure if I should do an inframe or get a reman

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