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Old 11-26-2011, 10:21 AM
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Originally Posted by deanthecrabman View Post
Some residue is normal from the PCV. If you aren't using oil, you are probably jumping the gun. I've got an 01 with 105k miles, and I haven't lost a drop of oil, yet I see a little residue in mine. My mileage is about the same as yours. There is a diagnostic.

I agree. When the plenum is leaking there will be large amounts of wet oil puddling in the plenum. You should also experience pinging and use a small amount of oil.
If it looks like a dry brown residue, that would be normal.
Finally, if you're still not sure, run the diagnostic.
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