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The engine is burning coolant caused from a blown head gasket or cracked head if you are loosing coolant. If you have a turbo charger the seal can go out and cause a Lot of smoke from burning oil..

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Q: Does white smoke from the tailpipe mean you need to refurbish the engine?
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What does white smoke from the tailpipe mean?

Usually the engine is burning coolant.


What is white or grey smoke out the tailpipe mean?

If you are getting white or grey smoke out of the tailpipe , especially when the engine is warmed up , you have coolant getting into an engine cylinder from a bad head gasket or warped or cracked cylinder head


No leaks but lose coolant?

Could be getting into engine. Check tailpipe emissions for white smoke.


What causes blue smoke to come from your tailpipe?

the engine is burning oil. blue smoke oil white smoke antifreeze black smoke excess fuel


What causes white smoke and oil dripping out thr tailpipe?

oil getting by the rings causes white smoke and oil dripping out of the tailpipe.


White smoke coming from my 1997 Honda lx civix tailpipe?

white smoke coming from my tailpipe of my Honda civix lx 1997?


What does white tailpipe smoke mean?

water


White smoke out tailpipe and no acceleration?

Water in engine. Head gasket most likely. no aceleration because no compression.


Have white smoke coming from tailpipe F-250 Desiel?

No I don't, but if you do, you need to have it repaired, or it'll seize the engine


What would cause white smoke from the tailpipe?

engine coolant getting into an engine cylinder from a bad head gasket , cracked or warped head


White smoke coming out of the tailpipe?

white smoke=water. probably the intake or intake manifold.


What could cause white smoke from tailpipe in a 1992 grand marquis?

they have elected a pope? in cold weather it is normal to see white smoke coming out of your tailpipe. the one you have to worry about is the black or the blue smoke


What causes the tailpipe to release white smoke?

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What happen if cylinder head have a leaking?

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87 VW Vanagon has white smoke from tailpipe?

Vehicle likely overheated, or for some other reason, the head gasket has been breached, allowing coolant to be burned in the engine. The coolant is consumed, appearing as whitish smoke emitting from the tailpipe.


My 86 Mazda rx7 is blowing white smoke out the tailpipe and looseing coolant what does this mean?

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Why does your ford transit blow white smoke from tailpipe?

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If an engine on 95 Lincoln Continental stalls and blows thick white smoke out tailpipe is it time to replace engine?

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Why does white smoke come out of the tailpipe and smell like antifreeze?

I'm not a mechanic / technician but if white smoke is coming out of your tailpipe with the engine warmed up it sounds like you are getting engine coolant into one or more of your engine cylinders . ( bad head gasket / warped cylinder head ) Is the coolant / antifreeze mix also going into your engine oil )


White smoke out of the tail pipe?

White smoke from the tailpipe is an indication of coolant entering the combustion chamber. Normally this is caused by a blown head gasket. Stop driving this vehicle until you get this repaired or you will destroy the engine.


White smoke constant 2001 windstar exhaust?

If the engine is fully warmed up and you are still getting white smoke coming out of the tailpipe when the engine is idling , it sounds like engine coolant is getting into an engine cylinder from a bad head gasket or some other problem


Was is white smoke coming from tailpipe?

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What would cause a 1996 ford probe gt to blow white smoke when hot?

If it is blowing white smoke out of the exhaust tailpipe when the engine is at operating temperature, engine coolant is getting into an engine cylinder from a bad head gasket or some other problem


What would cause white smoke to come out of the tailpipe after the car sat for months?

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Why would a lot of white smoke come out of the tailpipe when the car is turned off?

If your block is cracked engine coolant may be leaking into the combustion chambers.

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