Ok i got an answer on it this am and it wasn't doing it this morning or all day....now that I wentto the store I noticed the tempature rose to almost half way and it started to smoke real good and i pulled up in driveway and got out to smell it and it smelt sweet. So I gather it's coolant. How did this happen? and how do I fix the problem? Is it real serious?
White smoke out of tailpipe on 2002 Saturn SL2
by bugs13m in Roswell, NM on August 17, 2011
ANSWER by backyard tech on August 17, 2011
You most likely have a blown headgasket. You have a coolant leak somewhere. It is serious and it is expensive to repair. Again like I said yesterday it could also be a cracked intake manifold.
I just got a LOF done a new air filter and a new PCV this was all done today and it was fine went to store and noticed alot of White smoke coming out of tailpipe and never done this before. I had u...