2005 PEUGEOT 307 SMOKE

  • Tiny
  • compoundarcher
  • 2005 Peugeot 307
  • 118,000 miles

I have white smoke pouring out of the exhaust when I accelerate hard in the lower gears. Its that bad you cant see the cars behind. It drives normal and doesn't do It when I drive normal.I have changed the air filter, but haven't had time to do any thing else. It is really bad.

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Monday, August 19th, 2013 AT 3:50 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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Have you checked the coolant level?
Has it been overheated recently?

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Monday, August 19th, 2013 AT 4:05 PM
  • Tiny
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It hasent overheated yet, the coolant level is on the bottom mark, I don't know where it was before as I have only just had the car, and it was bought as seen.

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Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 AT 12:53 AM
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The smoke sounds like coolant being burned which would likely be due to a blown head gasket, probably from a previous overheating.

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Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 AT 2:38 AM

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