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Old 08-11-2010, 12:52 PM
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White smoke at start up.

I'm getting a white plume of smoke as soon as I start my car. EVERY time I start it.

Any ideas?

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Old 08-11-2010, 01:03 PM
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Sorry about the double post.

Please remove this thread.
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Valve seals need to be replaced.
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Old 08-11-2010, 02:48 PM
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white smoke = coolant/antifreeze,,,head gasket, intake gasket, cracked head checked you coolant level lately?
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Old 08-11-2010, 04:00 PM
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Coolant was low this morning, and I have been having overheating issues now and then.
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water is white, oil is blue, gas is black,...smoke, that is .....probabley a head
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Old 08-11-2010, 07:34 PM
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Hopefully just a head gasket. Do a compression test too.
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