My 1998 honda accord is smoking out the back..3days ago my husband added a quart or two of oil and forgot to put cap back on...causing my car to smoke from the hood..now today smoke from the back

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Asked by Sep 24, 2013 at 04:46 PM about the 1998 Honda Accord LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Is this a new problem and what is
causing the smoke from the back of car

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What color is the smoke? How often does your husband add a quart or 2 of oil? I suspect the color is blue/grey and your burning the oil. Valve seals and or bad rings will cause this problem. Time to put some money into the engine or look for another.

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It was white smoke..my dad ckd oil level and said there's too much oil in it. Car sat parked for a few hours then he started it up. He let it run awhile..then drove it...not smoking now. I don't know why its not smoking now

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