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Hi,
The rings or the head gasket have gone...either way you have major engine problems...

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is it a 2 stroke if its a 2 stroke blowing blue smoke its quite normal if its blowing to much your rings might need replacing keep an eye on the ((oil level))
if its a 4 stroke and its blowing blue smoke from the exhaust keep an eye on the ((oil level)) the rings might need replacing if its burning lots of oil and blowing blue smoke your rings do need replcing
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