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I start the car and it smokes alot when i throttle it white smoke comes out and then it starts to beep and says its over heated on the dash. i know i may have two problems but how do i fix them both and what parts do i need to fix these problems?

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Is it losing coolant? what does the smoke smell like? sweet? like burning anti freeze? if so it needs a new engine. I have found the dealer to have the best engines.

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