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I spoke with a few friends who do their own car repairs or who are professional mechanics. Their recommendation with any OBDII device is to capture any data that the device can capture and log it as long as the device or connected computer/tablet/phone can log it. It is better to have a data point and not need it than to need a data point and not have it.
As a mechanic with many years of experience there are only a couple of ways engine oil can enter the coolant system Someone added oil to the coolant overflow tank or radiator. A crack in between an oil gallery and a coolant passage either in the engine block or the cylinder head(s). There could be some other reasons but it has been my experience that ...
I have a similar symptom on my car when the suspension bottom ball joints wear out: at some speeds, when turning just slightly, wheel wobble ensues, and I can feel it through the steering wheel. Sometimes it's quite pronounced. This happens quite often because my car is 40 years old (Triumph Stag) but has similar front suspension to modern cars. It just ...
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