White smoke need help

Asked by Jul 09, 2016 at 02:53 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car is dying white smoking bogging
down, no water in oil, not over heating, pls
help

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White smoke in the exhaust is COOLANT being in the engine cylinders, Its a result of the engine being overheated and damaged. Two simple tests can confirm this call around locate a modern service center ask if they have a Horiba gas analyzer or another is Ok, and the fee to Check (sniff) the coolant for CO and check the exhaust gas for coolant very easy..

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