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Old 06-29-2012, 01:50 PM   #99
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Originally Posted by feta_mgp View Post
My 2008 Mazdaspeed 3 had it's oil changed every 3,000 miles. Out of the 6 qts. it took... I'd say on average between 4-5 came out, usually closer to 4... Had I waited until 5,000 miles, or even worse, 7-10,000 miles... I probably would have seized the engine.
Are you stating that a 5000 mile OCI on a Mazdaspeed 3 is going to do serious damage to the engine?
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