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What's normal oil usage ?

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I have a 90 190e 2.6 with 118k miles on the clock. I've had to add 2 quarts since oil change 1000 miles ago. Should I be using some of that special oil for older cars ?
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I'm using/burning/losing about 1 quart every 1200 miles. I drive a 91 2.6 with 130K on it now. My speed tends to be high (average about 75 mph for 130 miles a day!) So I'm not too surprised and I've read and been told thats its pretty typical to have some oil loss between minor leaks and valves slowly going.
 
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