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Engine runs flat blowing blue smoke

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Blue smoke from the exhaust of a petrol engined vehicle is a sign of the engine burning oil. It could be a number of things- broken/worn piston rings. worn valve guides or even a holed piston. It could also be burning transmission fluid if it has an automatic gearbox. Take it to a mechanic and get it looked at by a professional, it will be cheaper than buying a new engine or car.

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