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Blowing white smoke

I have a 98 eclipse with a rebuilt 95 4G63t with only 100 miles to date.  i have been driving it like a baby for the past week. The other day i noticed that i had no oil pressure on my electronic oil read out, not even when i hit the gas. although engine does not over heat. the day i noticed the smoke i sputtered into shell gas to get gas. they were out of 93 so i put 89 in and bought stp octaine boost. shorty after the gas i noticed the smoke. what do you think it could be. The gas? or do i have bigger problems my oil is black only after 100 miles fully rebuilt motor? please help.

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    bryant smith May 11, 2010

    what oil is in the new motor? did you check your fluid levels? where did they stand?

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Your turbo could be bad with a blown seal.

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Your headgasket did not seal properly. Your break in process was not done right.

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How much white smoke? white smoke usually indicates a headgasket
oil should not be black that quick

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