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I took a long time to change the oil on the van, now every time i turn it on, especially when the engine has been off for a long time, alot of white smoke comes out the muffler.

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Sounds like the valve guide seals are worn, the will need to be replaced. This is something a sevice repair shop will need to do.
They will not need to pull the head/heads though, it can be done with just the valve covers off. But it is a major task.

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