Question about Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Vauxhall combi van 04 starts and runs fine but a lot of white smoke

Posted by on

1 Answer

White Smoke --is coolant from a bad head gasket

Has to come apart,can't use it at all

Check to see if the coolant went down or if there is any left

Posted on May 10, 2014

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

alicantecoli
  • 22095 Answers

SOURCE: scudowhite smoke

white smoke is water being burnt ,head gasket or inlet manifold gasket leaking if it has a water heated inlet manifold that is ..

Posted on Nov 11, 2008

  • 275 Answers

SOURCE: Car is smoking on start up, a lot of white smoke

If the engine is using oil then first remove the dipstick and run the engine, check to see if heavy smoke is coming out of the tube, this would indicate worn piston rings,if it is not so dense, yet you are using oil and it smokes bad from the exhaust, then its likely the valve seals are worn. either way, unless you have mechanical knowledge, tools etc , you need to take it to a mechanic for the engine repairs or live with the oil consumption. There are no quick fixes for engine wear.

Posted on Feb 25, 2010

  • 180 Answers

SOURCE: White smoke

these engines are pron to injector failure !!! white smoke means dumping fuel ! black smoke means lack of air ! blue means burning oil! its not an easy task! by all means not cheap! ull need 7 injectors and one #8 injector call a ford dealer to see the price ! but i would also call an international aka navistar dealer! there sometimes cheaper

Posted on Mar 19, 2010

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: Fiat Scudo 1.9tdi will not start without a fight

Hi im shane from s l autos we have a fiat scudo from new v reg 19 td had it from new 100,000 miles now all ways been good but there now there is a eletric propblem start uo fine and then 2 to 5 min just turn off like if u was turning the key off now i have cange ucu and a lot off the other main parts from one off my other scudos but still the same .i thought it was the pump cutting off as the imobolizer is in side now i find the live and put a test light to see if the power is still there when the engine stops ,so now there is just a faint light and its makeing the grow plug relay cick so i thoght i cut the live wire to the pump and put a live feed from batter to pump to see what happens ,,it runs but i get the engine light on dash comeing on and off and all so the grow plugs light ,, Now does that mean it is the pump ???? because if so i got to remove the pump to get the swich out off the pump
many thanks people as i been of the phone to Fiat and i think i have forgot more than they know lol
cheers shane

Posted on Jun 10, 2010

  • 3 Answers

SOURCE: will a pt cruiser run perfectly fine with a blown head gasket.lots of white smoke,but runs fine

If i remember right the color of the smoke will tell you what it is and i think blue smoke is water getting into the combustion chamber. The car can run like this for a while. Lots of times the car will run like normal besides the smoke. But the passage in the gasket will continue to get bigger and lead to more serious problems.

Posted on Dec 20, 2011

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Location of fuse or relay


engine bay

passenger side door dash penal

May 07, 2016 | Vauxhall Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Lots of white smoke and low power


You may have a leaky head gasket. Have a mechanic do a compression test.

Dec 17, 2013 | Peugeot Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

1997 mazda e2000 van which is blowing black smoke


if it takes 5-10 mins of running before black smoke disappear i think you could have broken rings causing engine oil into the combustion chamber. you could observe white smoke if you have just changed oil.
solution would be to replace piston rings. it would save u a lot if u could diy.

Nov 24, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2004 jeep liberty white smoke


a lot of white smoke? like kill mosquitoes 6 blocks away? that is a cracked cylinder head and not the first i have seen on the 3.7 engines.

Sep 19, 2012 | 2004 Jeep Liberty

1 Answer

Will a pt cruiser run perfectly fine with a blown head gasket.lots of white smoke,but runs fine


If i remember right the color of the smoke will tell you what it is and i think blue smoke is water getting into the combustion chamber. The car can run like this for a while. Lots of times the car will run like normal besides the smoke. But the passage in the gasket will continue to get bigger and lead to more serious problems.

Dec 20, 2011 | 2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser

1 Answer

Vauxhall mavano van lack of power in low gears pinking and white smoke going up hills


Hi

Its the EGR valve, take it off and clean it with some carb cleaner this often works rather than buying a new one, a new one is about £150 from vauxhall, its very common but do have a go at cleaning it, I got another 2 years out of mine on a astra van. EGR is exhaust gas recycler, its kinda like a little turbo, it reburns any unburnt fuel when they go wrong you loose about 70% of the total power of the van and hates climbing hills.

I would bet without any doubt that this is the fault

if you need any advice on removing it let me know, its a simple task.
Regards
Dan

Nov 08, 2010 | Renault 181 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Scudowhite smoke


white smoke is water being burnt ,head gasket or inlet manifold gasket leaking if it has a water heated inlet manifold that is ..

Nov 11, 2008 | Ford Aerostar Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

74 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cars & Trucks Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75077 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Randy Ohler

Level 3 Expert

14585 Answers

Are you a Car and Truck Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...