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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Question: overheating and grey smoke out of tail pipe and hard to start all of a sudden.

 

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Jerryd16, 4 Cylinder, Buena Park, CA, August 19, 2010, 22:25
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it is overheating and grey smoke coming out of tail pipe.

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    Visitor, April 11, 2011, 15:44

    Grey smoke/White smoke is often times the head gasket (coolant getting into the cylinders). Blue smoke is oftentimes OIL blowing past the rings and getting burned up.

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