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Car smokes alot

I bought an escort cab the other day and it ran like a bag of spuds i have changed the plugs and that has sorted the problem but the car still smokes alot when i put my foot down and it doesn't have as much power as it should

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A few things if it hasnt started in a while it will probablyt smoke..also coilpacks are notourious in going in fords also if you see white smoke it usually means water and especially if you smell antifreezecoming out of the tail pipe could also mean youhave a blown headgasket or cracked head/block another way you can tell if gasket /head/block is blown check oil and see if there any water in the oil it will be a nasty greenish color usually denotes a blown head gasket-z

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