OIL BURN SMELL WITH NO LEAK APPARENT WHILE DRIVING AT HIGHWAY SPEED.

  • Tiny
  • Chrislarsen
  • 2002 NISSAN ALTIMA
  • 68,000 MILES

I will drive for 30 minutes or more at consistent highway speed and smell it inside can with windows down. I know car is burning oil as I see blue smoke from exhaust pipe upon exportation, but this, does not explain this particular issue, HELP! Thx in advance.

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Monday, October 15th, 2012 AT 1:33 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Chrislarsen
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Meant to say exceleration

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Monday, October 15th, 2012 AT 1:34 AM
  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Could be rings or valve guide seals. A wet and dry compression test will verify the rings.

Roy

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