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Old 08-23-2010, 05:39 PM   #1
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hey guys, couple questions: car been smoking more. doesn't smoke at startup, so i figured not the valve seals. sitting in traffic and when i take off it smokes. dark mostly, smells oily. right now, a quick fix will have to do. heard bardahl doesn't do well. what can i use, if anything? second question: when i'm able to replace my engine, where are some good places to get a new/remanufactured engine? junkyards here don't have mustangs. would appreciate your help. thanks guys...
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sounds like the rings, it could run years like that with no problem other then thicker smoke, keep an eye on the oil level. No quick fix I know of. Do a internet search for remanufactured engines for mustang gt 4.6 or whatever your looking for.
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sounds like the rings, it could run years like that with no problem other then thicker smoke, keep an eye on the oil level. No quick fix I know of. Do a internet search for remanufactured engines for mustang gt 4.6 or whatever your looking for.
thanks tape. i'll do the search.
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Coast High Performance! get a bad *** motor right off the bat!
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You said dark mostly? What color? (Blue?, Black?, dark grey?)
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You said dark mostly? What color? (Blue?, Black?, dark grey?)
black sometimes gray.
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walmart sellls a oil additive that helpd my ummmmmm plymouth duster from smokin until i could get rid of the car. but it was alot of smoke and embarassing . give it a shot till u get your new motor .
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but it was alot of smoke and embarassing
lol, I've been there as well, I talking thick smoke and really embarrassing, sitting there idling waiting to enter a state park and it seems everyone is thinking "geshhh go buy a car" this experience has yielded me to ever think this about anyone, it's not like we enjoy it
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