Series 50 – Section 29.5 Lube Oil Consumption Report

Section 29.5
Lube Oil Consumption Report

Perform the following test to determine the cause of excessive oil consumption:‪

  1. Operate vehicle for 5,000 miles, 500 hours, or one oil change period, whichever occurs first.
  2. Fill out lube oil consumption report, Form #DA-94.
    1. If engine consumed 7 qts or less of oil, oil consumption is within normal range. No further troubleshooting is required.
    2. If engine consumes more than 7 qts of oil, call Detroit Diesel Technical Service Group.

Series 50 Service Manual - 6SE50
Generated on 10-13-2008

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