Smoke under engine

Asked by Jun 04, 2016 at 03:17 PM about the 1975 Dodge Monaco

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1975 dodge 318 van rv supposedly with a
5000 mile year old engine replacement has
been recently repaired for a new starter ,
spark plugs and wires. I drove it out of
mechanic shop and within 1 mile i think it
was a whitish smoke coming from
underneath the area where the spark plugs
are . it comes from undet a steel case
looking area on the right side passenger
area if looking at engine from inside the
vans covering of the engine. It began to stall
and stopped starting until it cooled down
and i started again no problem but a mile
later same thing

1 Answer


Take it back to the shop and have them sort it out. Sounds like something is not hooked up properly.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • over heating 1 answer

    have replaced everything but still overheats after warm up

    1972 Dodge Monaco


    Maintenance & Repair

  • I found 1966 Dodge Monaco with 56230 original miles in Northwest Ohio in good condition. They asking 4500 is this good price? 1 answer

    1966 Dodge Monaco


    Shopping & Pricing


    can anyone tell me I just changed the injector pump, and now it is finally running but it has a lot of black raw like smoke coming from exaust since and the preasure is not great. what am I missing?

    1996 Dodge Ram 2500 ST Extended Cab LB


    Maintenance & Repair

  • white smoke 2 answers

    started car one morning and white smoke came from engine shut it off returned next day same thing happened towed to repair shop that had replaced a thermostat two days earlier car never ran hot but ...

    2001 Dodge Grand Caravan 4 Dr ES Passenger Van Extended


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why does my 2004 Dodge Caravan smoke while reversing? 1 answer

    My 2004 Dodge Caravan smokes while reversing after driving it. It is a V6 - 3.3 engine. The van does not run hot nor does the temperature gauge show overheating. My check engine light came on a f...

    2004 Dodge Caravan


    Maintenance & Repair

Search Dodge Monaco Questions

Dodge Monaco Experts

#1 Alicia Perez
Alicia Perez
Reputation 20
#2 Frank Schneider
Frank Schneider
Reputation 10
#2 amedinad83
Reputation 10
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Corvette
121 Great Deals out of 20,599 listings starting at $3,000
Used Dodge Challenger
169 Great Deals out of 24,123 listings starting at $8,500
Used Ford Mustang
461 Great Deals out of 45,641 listings starting at $1,999
Used Pontiac Firebird
10 Great Deals out of 725 listings starting at $3,875
Used Chevrolet Camaro
218 Great Deals out of 30,798 listings starting at $1,217
Used Dodge Dart
181 Great Deals out of 10,589 listings starting at $3,900

Used Cars For Sale

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.