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Old 03-17-2010, 06:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Have got white smoke from exhaust until engine gets warm and then stops, Fan is always on when engine starts up for the first time. Seems to be burning a lot of oil and checked oil filler cap today and milky residue around the top. Engine is always running hot.

Head gasket replaced less than a year ago, it can't be the same problem again can it ?
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Was the head checked and re-machined for warping?
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It could well be the same problem if you didnt re-torque the head bolts after a couple of weeks.
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