1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse Q&A
1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse Question: Valve Seals
Who diagnosed the cause of the white smoke? I say this because it can also be the valve guides and/or the seals. Mitsubishi engines have some what of a weakness in this area. To redo- your cylinder head is about $2000. You have to remove it and then have a good machine shop re-do the guides an seals, BUT first have a good tech properly diagnose this problem, so you are sure it is a valve guide and seal problem and not the rings as well. - dandd
I just put a head on this engine and oil is spilling out of my radiator hose the lower ine what could it b
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my eclipse is a 1998 I replaced the valve cover gasket, tube seals and plugs and about 2 weeks later there was white smoke and gas coming out of my tail pipe. to pass smog test they cleaned egr port