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Smokes badly, lost horsepower, backfires, and oil is leaking

My car lost alot of its spunk. I changed the oil and noticed that oil was on 2 of my spark plugs. The car won't reach 50mph without sputting and then backfiring. It sometimes sounds like it's about to shut off. The dealer said that I need a new engine but I believe they're just trying to get over on me.

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  • neez28 Jan 11, 2009

    no I actually have a V8 engine (5.0) I was told that it might be a blow by that is causing these problems.

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    Oil on spark plugs


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Looks like you need an engine rebuild.
you have a v-6 engine right? if you do then these engines are easy to rebuild

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