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Can u help me fix my car

My mitsubishi lancer 1994 seems to spit alot of oil out of the muffler and it turns the back of my car black and that aint really good when you got a white car also when i turn it off then the engine carries on jumping around as if i just started it on a flat battery until i push on the gas then it stops.is there any info you could tell me that wuld stop these problems besides take it to a mechanic to fix even a guess wuld be fine. thanks

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It is out of timing perhaps the timing belt has slipped. There use to be a way to advance timing but the year of your car is done by computer so leads me to believe the timing belt.

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