Close
Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Smoky exhaust

(2002 Toyota Camry)
in Boynton Beach, FL on April 09, 2009
when i first start my car each day, i get smoke from the exhaust for 4-5 seconds. oil level is normal.
Displaying 1 answers & 0 comments
Popular Answer
on April 09, 2009
An indication of weak Engine Valve seals and piston rings is bluish smoke when vehicle is started. Not necessarily means a bad Engine. You might want to consider taking your vehicle to your local Repair shop and perform a Compression test to diagnose Engine condition and further inspection for smoke.
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
sometimes when cranking white smoke comes from exhaust. No reading from temp gauge when driving but smells like antif...
Didn't find what you were looking for?