burning oil loss of power

Asked by Feb 16, 2016 at 10:50 AM about the 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr WS Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 1999 dodge sport 5.9l is burning oil and has lost its
power . and mpg dropped from 13 to 8 mpg

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So the motor is worn out. Oil from Valve guides or piston rings.

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or the crankcase vent system aka PCV valve is compromised. Vacuum leaks too? Check engine light on?

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how much is that to fix and why is my mpg dropping

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intake plenum gasket is blown

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