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My 99, a3 seems to be burning oil at the rate of a litre every 2 months and theres a bit of white smoke coming from the exhaust

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    mike watson May 11, 2010

    does your car have the 1.8T engine.(1.8 liter turbo)

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    dean Apr 17, 2014

    hi it is 2.0tdi 170 bhp 2010

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2 things here, using oil & white smoke,
1. i would use a product made by seaform called motor tune-up, you can get at napa,autozone or kragen, pour contents in oil and drive normal, this product is real good been using over ten years it will clean all the carbon around the rings & pistons and also clean lifters,sludge in motor, run in for about 3 weeks then change oil stuff costs about $ 9.00
2. White smoke out exhaust is either automatic transmission fluid from transmission or slight head gasket problem

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