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ok so i have a strange issue ,if you want to call it that, but i blow smoke every so often when i start my car its not blue its a clearish white smoke with a strong smell but not of gas or oil. i dont really know even remotely why it does it especially sense it doesnt happen every time. any help is much appreciated
 

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does it have a sweet smell? smells remarkably like silage actually (a type of corn feed for livestock)

if so, is prolly antifreeze making the smoke. a gasket seeping or pinhole leak, given what you said. and it would be an intake or head gasket, cause it's leaking into a cylinder.

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does it have a sweet smell? smells remarkably like silage actually (a type of corn feed for livestock)

if so, is prolly antifreeze making the smoke. a gasket seeping or pinhole leak, given what you said. and it would be an intake or head gasket, cause it's leaking into a cylinder.

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I didnt want to say it.

Lets hope its something simple.
 

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You blow smoke when you start your car or your car blows smoke? JK

Clearish/White smoke to me means water. Does it do it when its cold or hot or both?
well i havent had it in real cold weather but yes and no it doesnt do it all the time so its hard to tell i omost thought it was my exhaust manifolds because i have a metal tube that isnt fully attached on it and its old and rusty
 

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Also check your trans fluid level. The vacuum modulator on the trans can go bad, and allow trans fluid to be sucked into the intake manifold, causing white smoke
 
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