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When it is damp outside my sintra will not start acts as if distrubetor is wet after trying for ten to tweny minutes it starts but has a white smoke to it... check engine light comes on

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It can be a bad distributor or bad distributor cap, the while smoke can be because of no-spark the engine becomes flooded and as the gas burns off the exhaust is rich thus the smoke (maybe a grayish white in color) and the 02 sensors may be turning on the check engine light. When the vehicle is not starting the next time it shuts off check for spark and get back to me. Good Luck

Posted on Dec 17, 2008

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