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My oil gets black real quick too. One guy says it is because of contamination, like fuel. How does one tell if fuel is in the oil? Would it be like bubbles or discoloration, smell etc. What are some of the possible causes? Thanks in advance.

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Have it tested by Blackstone labs. Request their kit by mail, send in your oil sample and they'll analyze it for ya. LINK

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Have it tested by Blackstone labs. Request their kit by mail, send in your oil sample and they'll analyze it for ya. LINK
This is exactly the info I needed Shawn. I was not aware there was such a place and the price is right also. I have just ordered my kit. Should be here in a couple weeks. Thanks

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So what happened?
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And by the way diesels turn all oil black, and i mean black! Does your mechanic even work on diesels lol.
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