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Old 09-17-2008, 11:18 AM
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Rich mixtures almost always show up as black or dark grey smoke. Light blue smoke is always burning oil. Its pretty easy to mistake the "2-stroke" smell as too much gas, or its possible its running rich in addition to the burning oil.

What car are we discussing? How many miles?
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