smoking bad smell oil

Randy Thomson

Asked by Mar 05, 2016 at 04:19 PM about the 1999 Ford Escort 2 Dr ZX2 Cool Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What could be problem?

2 Answers

Tom Demyan

Leaky gasket, oil plug, oil filter, etc. Get under the hood/car to check it out.

Randy Thomson

No shit, I'm talking something internal doesn't smoke when first started only after driving coming from tailpipe

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