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Tractor starts blowing white smoke , then runs a few minutes and repeats the white smoke.

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If oil level is ok . then you may have blown head gasket
does it have a fuel pump? if so check if there is oil around that area
if so its head gasket

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Check the oil level. Sounds like it is to full.

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