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Old 04-10-2012, 07:48 PM   #1
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so this isnt about a tacoma this is about a corolla it was smoking at higher rpms then i put it to 6000 rpms and it quit i usually drive at really low rpms so i was thinking it was carbon build up what does everyone think?? oh and the oil and coolant look fine
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so this isnt about a tacoma this is about a corolla it was smoking at higher rpms then i put it to 6000 rpms and it quit i usually drive at really low rpms so i was thinking it was carbon build up what does everyone think?? oh and the oil and coolant look fine
What color smoke? Cold engine or hot?
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Old 04-10-2012, 08:45 PM   #3
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hot engine blueish smoke and i know blue means oil not good
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Old 04-10-2012, 08:49 PM   #4
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hot engine blueish smoke and i know blue means oil not good
Blue is not good, think you already know what the deal is.
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hot engine blueish smoke and i know blue means oil not good
I hope youre handy with the tools
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Old 04-10-2012, 09:00 PM   #7
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yeah i was really scared but i got it up to high rpms and it quit and its not buring oil
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hot engine blueish smoke and i know blue means oil not good

blue smoke or any smoke... somethins going on down in there bud
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Old 04-10-2012, 09:06 PM   #9
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grr thats what i was thinking
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