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My 1996 0lds cutlass has been parked for 1 year and now it is smoking it was fine b-4 I parked it. any ideas

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    thanks sounds like good advice



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Probably needs a good workout to lubricate all the seals it around the block a couple times and slowly work it back up to highway speeds...seals and gaskets can dry out and contract over time if not lubricated or pressurized by a running engine. next time you have to park your car for an extended period have somebody start the engine once every couple of weeks and run it for 10-20 mins.

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