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#3229037 - 12/27/13 10:15 AM Under the valve cover
Malibuman Offline


Registered: 02/28/09
Posts: 14
Loc: Bayside, New York
2001 Nissan Quest 124,000 miles on Amsoil SS



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#3229039 - 12/27/13 10:20 AM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
Danno Offline


Registered: 10/07/12
Posts: 1672
Loc: Northern Ontario, Canada
Looks spotless - nice results.

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#3229041 - 12/27/13 10:26 AM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
stenerson Offline


Registered: 08/26/09
Posts: 677
Loc: NH
Nice! What's the average OCI's.
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#3229049 - 12/27/13 10:37 AM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: stenerson]
Malibuman Offline


Registered: 02/28/09
Posts: 14
Loc: Bayside, New York
OCI is around 10,000 miles and or almost once a year.

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#3229071 - 12/27/13 11:09 AM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
DirtyMoe21 Offline


Registered: 11/29/13
Posts: 182
Loc: Fort Worth,Texas
Wow, looks amazing!
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#3229089 - 12/27/13 11:41 AM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
cheesepuffs Offline


Registered: 09/24/13
Posts: 478
Loc: Connecticut
Originally Posted By: Malibuman
OCI is around 10,000 miles and or almost once a year.


Wow, that is very impressive. Wish my engine was that clean!
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#3229104 - 12/27/13 12:04 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
Flareside302 Offline


Registered: 01/06/13
Posts: 523
Loc: LaVergne, TN
Gets a thumbs up from me! That's the wonder of extended drains even with severe conditions as most Americans fall under..
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#3229119 - 12/27/13 12:18 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
dernp Offline


Registered: 10/18/12
Posts: 504
Loc: S/W Ontario, Estero, Fla.
Well done!! Many happy miles left in that engine.
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#3229160 - 12/27/13 01:24 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
Kuato Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 6937
Loc: Colorado
Another clean engine on a quality synthetic. Amsoil FTW.
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#3229196 - 12/27/13 02:23 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
REDDOG Offline


Registered: 09/11/04
Posts: 949
Loc: Hermon, ME
Thanks for posting! Can't get enough "under the valve cover pics"!
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#3229212 - 12/27/13 02:49 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
RISUPERCREWMAN Offline


Registered: 07/29/08
Posts: 1044
Loc: RHODE ISLAND
The salt will eat the rest of the car away before the engine dies! Very clean engine!
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#3229322 - 12/27/13 05:46 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
ChrisD46 Offline


Registered: 09/10/10
Posts: 1736
Loc: GA.
Engine porn !! ... I know I shouldn't look - but I can't tear myself away from staring at such clean internals !!
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#3229347 - 12/27/13 06:18 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 11579
Loc: Middlesex County CT
OT: I was not aware Nissan still produced SOHC, 2v engines at that time.
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#3229402 - 12/27/13 07:07 PM Re: Under the valve cover [Re: Malibuman]
michaelluscher Offline


Registered: 10/07/12
Posts: 2250
Loc: Staten Island, NY


Nice....
Can't wait to pull a cover off my '01 VillaQuest with less then 1/2 the mileage to compare
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