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1991 Acura Legend Question: accelerate smoke

 

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MrloveII, Perris, CA, April 14, 2009, 15:45
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When accelerate from stop after idle. There is trail of smoke from tailpipe for a short distance. I notice more smoke the longer the car idle. Is there some type of additive can be added to fuel?

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    Protech2989 April 14, 2009, 15:52
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    What color Smoke is being produced out tail pipe? Black smoke is an indication of too much fuel. White smoke is an indication of coolant system problems such as blown head gasket. Blue smoke is an indication of internal engine problems.

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