i paid to have valve seals replaced and water pump and timing belt replaced its been almost 500 miles later and motor still smokes at start up its blueish/white smoke and last a few seconds same as it did before and it last just a few seconds . is there anything else that would cause this
valve seals on 2001 Saturn L300
by gene1962 in Thornburg, IA on October 13, 2009
ANSWER by Valleyautotech , October 13, 2009
bring it back and tell the shop that the valve seals are still leaking and to double check their work
ANSWER by edgawrysjr , April 06, 2013
If the seals are still leaking then the valve guides could be worn.