JUST HAD AN OIL CHANGE AND A UNUSUAL SMELL COMES...

2010 Chevrolet Traverse

Tiny

Anonymous

January, 13, 2013 AT 2:19 PM

Just had an oil change, and a unusual smell comes from the tailpipe and tailpipe a hole lot of smoke, and I put my fingers inside the end and felt around then pulled my fingers out and saw what looked to be oil. Can this be a problem. Was something done wrong.

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3 Answers

Tiny

ASEMaster6371

January, 13, 2013 AT 2:21 PM

What color was the smoke?

White is coolant

blue is oil

white is burning coolant

Roy

Tiny

Tanneryw

July, 31, 2013 AT 5:36 PM

My 2010 traverse is in the shop now having pistons and rings replaced due to oil consumption. Was using 1 1/2 quarts every 1100 miles. Gm will not eeplave engine until we try this. Check your oil regularly I have been told that they have had to replace engins in 2010 equinoxes for the same issue

Tiny

Tanneryw

July, 31, 2013 AT 5:41 PM

My issue started around 60,000 miles and now has 65,000 til I went through all the procedures for gm to see the amount it was using

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