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rex is smokin

Discussion in 'Civic and CRX - EF' started by 91lsRex, May 26, 2009.

  1. 91lsRex

    91lsRex New Member

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    have a 91 crx with a boosted ls motor fully tuned and built. lately noticed smoke comming from exhaust after ideling for a while. ive heard the valve seals could be bad or could this just be a top end problem or what.could the average guy fix this
    please help......[​IMG]
     
  2. INJEN78

    INJEN78 HS LEGEND

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    what color smoke???does it have any smell to it??
    is there water in the exhaust???
     
  3. Drake

    Drake Well-Known Member VIP

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    If the smoke is dark/black then its burning oil. If it is white and smells kind of sweet then it is coolant. Burning coolant usually means a blown head gasket.
     
  4. phyregod

    phyregod !!YTINASNI

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    Black is fuel

    White is coolant

    Bluish white is oil
     
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    DESPAIN yep....mmhhm.......yep...

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    yep:rolleyes:
     
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