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Answered 2014-09-17 19:36:08

White smoke from the exhaust indicates that your car is burning water in the combustion chamber. This is an indication of a bad head gasket.


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White smoke from the exhaust is caused by coolant leaking into the combustion chamber. You either have a cracked head or you did not install the gasket properly.

try and check if you have oil in your exhaust that should be your problem

the smoke that comes out of a exhaust pipe is supposed to be white

white smoke is coming from my exhaust why?

Engine exhaust turns white from water in the combustion chamber.

possible blown head gasket. I don't get white smoke from my exhaust! is it from yours? If it is just after you start your car it is normal.

It is buring oil this is a wrong answer whe engine burn oil to the exhaust smoke is a heavy white smoke no black

White smoke occurs when there is moisture evaporating from the exhaust system from sitting overnight or in cold weather. Your car may also emit white smoke if there is a head gasket leak and the car is burning coolant. In this case, you will need to see a technician immediately.

White smoke is a sign of excess fuel or running "rich".

White smoke means head gasket, cracked head or equivelant.

corsa 1.5 diesel lumpy at start up with white smoke from exhaust returning to normal after a couple of minuets

I feel these are unrelated but you can investigate a leak in the hoses leading to the heater core as they maybe leaking onto the exhaust pipe, that would produce white smoke, but not from within the tailpipe exhaust. Water and oil leaks will produce white smoke the smell will help you determine which it is.

White smoke from the exhaust when the engine is warmed up indicates that engine coolant is getting into an engine cylinder from a bad head gasket , a warped or cracked cylinder head - sorry

if there is white smoke ur vehicle is either burning oil or it is moisture in the gas chamber

White smoke exhaust usually means either a head gasket leak or an intake gasket leak. Both are cheaper to repair sooner than later.

Car maintenance is very important for a smooth ride. When there is white smoke coming out of the exhaust, it is usually an indication of water in the engine.

White smoke out of the exhaust means that there is coolant getting into the combustion chamber. Usually due to a bad head gasket.

White smoke at start up is due to moisture in the exhaust or on a diesel it can be normal due to the engine being cold.White smoke at start up is due to moisture in the exhaust or on a diesel it can be normal due to the engine being cold.

white smoke from diesel exhaust generally means you have engine coolant leaking internally in enginevery rarely , white smoke can indicate a problem with the turbo

A blown cylinder compression ring or a scored (scratched cylinder wall allowing oil to seep into the combustion chamber. you should also be seeing some blue-white smoke in your exhaust. Try something like motor honey or bardahls no smoke, they dont alway work, but sometimes you get lucky.

You may have oil on the exhaust, once this has burnt off the smoke should stop.

White smoke is water vapour. Possible head gasket problems

It means you have a bad head gasket.

almost certainly yes,white smoke from exhaust indicates water mixing with oil,check head gasket or cracked head.

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