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Don't know what is wrong.

My 00 ford taurus has white smoke coming out of exhaust, the check engine light is flashing, engine is sputtering, and stalling when at a complete stop. It makes a loud clanking sound while sputtering while idling.

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  • cellphtitled Nov 08, 2008

    Yea i stopped driving it.
    On my way home it shut off twice.
    Would it be worth it to spend the money to fix it? or buy a new car?
    My taurus it's self already has 132k miles on it


  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    The engine sputters and then engine and stop light flashes.

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    car is sputtering when i accelerate then stops and sputtering on idle and blue smoke is coming and check engine light is flashing and now it wont start

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Well sorry to say that you have a blown head gasket and you need to take it to a shop imediatly and stop driving it

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  • toney clark Nov 09, 2008

    it might be able to be fixed but you would have to tow it to a shop and have them check the head to make sure it didnt messup the valves or pushrods or warp the head

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