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  • Donald Tucker Mar 22, 2011

    Does the car run hot? Coolant vapor is like mist. Oil smoke would be from a leaking valve cover or from some other type of oil leak. If it were a fuel leak you would smell gasoline fumes. As long as the engine runs OK and is not using oil or needing coolant a good cleaning would get rid of the smoke for a time.

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What kind of SMOKE?...Steam?, Burning oil?, Electrical? What does it smell like?
Sorry, Insufficient information to even begin to help.

Posted on Mar 26, 2011

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