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Engine smoke Hi, I need urgent advise. My car is hardly used these days, I started it yesterday after 5 weeks, to find lots of white smoke thru the exhausts. The RPM won't go over 2K too. I open the plugs, and they had oil. My cars is single owner and has not done over 32K miles. Can it be the oil my workshop used on my last service, he didn't use synthetic oil, he put mobil. Please advise. I don't want to have the engine opened up without a clue. Awaiting an answer. Thanks Cheers Sanjay Bhandari

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Hi,i heard of this potential problem when asking an online lexus mecanic,about a p steering pump leak,he asked if i hald any white smoke from the tailpipe i didnt,but he said sometimes the power steering fluid can be sucked up through a tube or such and you could see white smoke from your car.maybe ask this question to a mecanic.

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