engine smoking on 1996 Ford Taurus

engine in my 1996 Taurus has started smoking when driven..can't find the leak and is not low on fluids...getting terrible, smells like oil...thanks for your help and suggestions

by in Syracuse, NY on September 05, 2010
2 answers
ANSWER by on September 05, 2010
Run the engine until hot and it is smoking and then look under neath the hood, you will find, it, use a flash light. Most Fords leak from the valve cover gaskets and then the oil leaks on to the exhaust manifold, a little bit of oil makes a heck of a lot of smoke.
ANSWER by on September 07, 2010
check tranny fluid.
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