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This week i got an oil change and tune-up done by seperate shops, well now my car is leaking oil really bad to the point where theres visible smoke coming out when im stopped, it even is coming thru my vents in the car. Can you please help me out?

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The tune-up shouldn't have done anything to cause an oil leak.
It sounds like the oil change place didn't get your oil filter on right. The smoke is probably from oil that has been sprayed on the engine. Driving it like this could damage your engine due to lack of oil or even cause an car fire if the oil should ignite. Check your oil to be sure it's not too low then start your car and look for where the oil coming out, check closely around the filter. If the oil is coming out around the filter and the oil change place is close by take it back and have them fix it. If it's more than 10 miles to the oil change place call them and insist they have it towed or have them send someone out to fix it on the spot.

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I would check to see if the oil cap is on the motor. Also if the shop spilled oil close to the exhaust manifold it would cause it to smoke. I would take it back and have them perform another oil change for free epically if the smoke is that bad. Hope that helps!

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