Question about 2004 Honda Accord

1 Answer

1996 Honda Odyssey 2.2 L - Smoke problem

When i start my van in the mornig, in cold weather, i can see that blue smoke blow for a few second and then become normal, i purchase last year and last owner change the timing belt from Honda Dealer at 138k now is 160k on it, in summer time no visible smoke, this will happen only cold weather, please let me know what is the best way to fix, Thanks

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 15 Answers

May be just the cold weather and condensation..if it goes away thats ok i think,, if it stays thats bad.... most cars show some type of smoke or something when they are cold....mine does .. and its fine... make sure its not pure thick blue smoke., for long periods.... that means ur burning oil...make sure to check ur oil and dont ever over fill it ....

Posted on Oct 25, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Why deos my car everytime i start it especially in the morning have a bkue/white/grey smoke come out of it


Don't worry about the smoke when your car starts it will mostly happen in cold mornings but as car heats up it should be gone its just cause the car has to heat up to a certain tempeture. Hope it helps.

Sep 02, 2015 | 2004 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

What is the cause of water dripping out exhaust pipe and engine smoking excessively?


Cold weather right? Dripping is the water condensing from the exhaust gases. The "smoke" is more than likely water vapor, just like your breath in cold weather. If you have smoke (black) in warmer weather, you have an excess fuel problem and won't pass emmision tests. If blue smoke you have oil leaks into the coubustion chamber. Also will not pass emmisions test.

Mar 04, 2015 | 2003 Ford Explorer

1 Answer

Blue smoke in my 96 honda prelude


Blue smoke is usually an indication of oil burning. If you see blue smoke and hear a loud sound it could be a few things. The biggest being you have a hole in your block. You could also have a leak in your exhaust and be burning oil. A quick trip to a local autoparts store should answer this question. Most employees are willing to lend an ear and have experience with cars.
I recomend you dont take the car on anything other than short trips untill your problem is found and solved.

May 05, 2014 | 1996 Honda Prelude

2 Answers

Problem with cold start and blowing smoke, runs fine after warm


You may need a tune up if its been longer than 12,000 miles since the last one.

Apr 23, 2010 | 1990 Honda Civic

1 Answer

Having trouble sttaring cold takes many attempts


white smoke points to a head gasket issue, If your coolant is low and smells and looks weird then get the car tested to be sure.

Jan 29, 2010 | 1998 Honda Odyssey

1 Answer

In addition to the blue smoke


A Honda is always worth servicing. The only time that you need to change the timing belt is if it breaks or the vehicle is almost at 200,000 miles on it. The blue smoke is a little worry some. But Honda's run forever and I feel like you should keep it

Jun 02, 2009 | 1995 Honda Odyssey

4 Answers

Blue smoke in morning start up


if it constantly is blowing out smoke trhen it sounds like you rhead is cracked. head gaskets or something in that area. it will run but ****. alos try an oil change if u havnt already..

Jun 02, 2009 | 1995 Honda Odyssey

1 Answer

2002 odyssey injectors flooding


The owner's manual offers these tips on starting in cold weather. First, do not touch the gas pedal and crank the engine for no longer than 15 seconds. If no start, hold the gas pedal halfway down and crank for no longer than 15 seconds. If no start, hold gas pedal all the way down and crank for 15 seconds. If no start, hold gas pedal halfway down and crank for 15 seconds. During any one of the start attempts with the gas pedal part/all the way down, if the engine should start, slowly release the pedal so the engine will not race. Remember that fuel does not atomize as easily in cold weather and can be a problem.

Mar 02, 2009 | 2006 Honda Odyssey

1 Answer

Major problem with the van


classic symptom of blown cylinder head gasket...get the gasket changed...about 500 to 700 USD work involved.

May 31, 2008 | 2006 Honda Odyssey

Not finding what you are looking for?
2004 Honda Accord Logo

219 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60792 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6811 Answers

Are you a Honda Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...