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I just bought a 1998 Plymouth Voyager minivan from my in-law's. They had warned us about an oil leak, but his dad had always kept the vehicles in good running condition. Now she has white smoke coming from her tailpipe, and an oil leak that drains so quickly, the engine will "grumble/knock" cause it's reaction to NOT having hardly any oil in it. My husband found one of the leaks and clamped it off which helped, but it seems the leak is getting worse. We just moved from Ft.Drum,NY to San Antonio,Tx and we REALLY need this van to stay working!!! Especially since my husband will be going back to school really soon. ANY help or suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thank You!

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You are giving every indication of a blown head gasket, white smoke is coolant finding its way into the combustion chamber, you will probable need a new head by now, if not you will destroy the rest of the engine sorry

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