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Engine smokes on one side

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  • William Walker May 11, 2010

    does it only smoke when its first fired up or does it smoke all the time when running?

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If it smokes all the time its running then its a piston oil ring or piston on that side if only smokes when you start it then suspect a bad valve seal and or guide on that side.

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