- Mar 5, 2004
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How much oil burn is to much on a O540? Im using about 1qt for every 2 hours of flying.
I will check that out tomorrow. What could that mean?Dark brown deposits showing up inside the lips of your exhaust stacks
That's a lot of sitting around for an engine. I personally suspect anything less than 100 hrs per year.Flyin Tony said:I have 300 or so hours in it for a year and 4 months. It had a overhauled 1983 and has flown 900 hours (from the logs).
I have an O-540 J3C5D, I can only give you the advice i received at numerous owner maintanance seminars given at our type club.Flyin Tony said:How much oil burn is to much on a O540? Im using about 1qt for every 2 hours of flying.