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Why would oil be a reddish brown color?


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2006-07-13 04:27:23
2006-07-13 04:27:23

are you sure you are looking at engine oil or is it the tranny fluid(which is reddish brown but there are also synthetic motor oil that are reddish in color but DO NOT MIX regular oil w/synthetic oil make sure of what you have before adding causes major engine problems

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