smoke/burning smell Subaru legacy 94.

Dylan Herd

Asked by Oct 12, 2013 at 06:57 PM about the 1994 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr L Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

what could the light smoke and burning smell? it starts as soon as I press the gas and the heat gauge doesn't say its over heating. it seems to be coming from the passanger side under the hood next to the motor. it has full anti freeze. and all fluids are good. what could this be?

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a small oil leak. check for a damp spot on the exhaust near the head.

Dylan Herd

where is that located? im totally not a car guy...


you will need someone to point this out to you then.

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