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97 Nisson pickup smoking white smoke (a lot)

1997 nisson pickup stick, 2.4 ltr eng. White smoke comming out of the exaust and smells like unburnt gas. No water in oil and no pulsing in radiator. Replaced fuel injector, no change. What now

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This indicates that you have a blown head gasket. you may not have water in the oil pan but it's because the water is not leaking into your oil galleys,but instead leaking into the cylinders and being burned hence the white smoke.. there is a big myth that you will get water in the oil with a blown head gasket . there might be trace amounts but the only time you get water in the oil is if the heads crack or the block cracks othere wise most times it's just getting burnt in the cylinders,hence the great amount of white smoke. please rate this thanks.

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Yeah its a blown head gasket however the gasket must have a tear on it which the coolant is burning out of the exhaust and that is causing the white smoke and no oil in the coolant due to the spot of where the gasket cracked

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