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Unread 05-07-2008, 06:36 AM   #1
tek3434
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So I have a 88 4.2 and yesterday I changed the value gasket and let the gasket harden over night. I got up this morning and started to drive it and everything was fine till I started to see some grey smoke come out of the tail pipe as i was driving. I pulled over and then it stopped. I have a link from the value gasket but do you think that smoke could be coming from the oil on the header?

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Unread 05-07-2008, 07:19 AM   #2
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Are you positive the smoke was coming out of the tail pipe?
Burrning oil off the header/manifold sounds more reasonable to me, especially since you just changed the gasket and it stopped doing it.
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Unread 05-07-2008, 10:01 AM   #3
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Im going to check tonight. I just didnt like all the smoke.
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