WHAT IS CAUSING MY CAR TO SMOKE

1999 Chrysler Cirrus

Tiny

stephenkillion911

July, 29, 2012 AT 11:27 PM

My 99 chrysler only smokes when it idles for about 10 min

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Wiring Issue?

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Tiny

rivermikerat

July, 29, 2012 AT 11:33 PM

Does it lose oil? Or coolant?

Tiny

stephenkillion911

July, 29, 2012 AT 11:45 PM

It loses oil about a quort a month but no antifreeze

Tiny

rivermikerat

July, 30, 2012 AT 12:29 AM

You most likely have one or more of the following: 1: Bad rings.
2: Bad valve stems seals.
3: Blown head gasket between combustion chamber and oil galleries.
4: Cracked head.

Pull the coil wire and crank the engine. Can you hear a hissing sound from the valve cover area?

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