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Is white smoke coming out of the muffler a symptom of a bad valve cover gasket?

(1990 Honda Accord)
in Kissimmee, FL on April 02, 2012
I had the valve cover gasket replaced due to an oil leak but I'm still getting white smoke coming out of my muffler. I was told that the white smoke would continue to come out of my muffler for a while due to the oil that leaked out. Is that true or could it be another problem?
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of Greg's Orange Auto on April 03, 2012
give it some time and see if it subsides. it should in a few hundred miles,always watch fluid levels
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on April 03, 2012
Give it some time and see if it goes away. Otherwise, it could be a head gasket. Check and monitor your coolant level to be sure you aren't losing coolant as well.
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