OIL TOP UP

1996 Vauxhall Astra

Tiny

dennis1953

February, 20, 2010 AT 5:04 AM

1996 Vauxhall Astra 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 92925 miles

put to much oil in gearbox now lots of white smoke got a friend to drain to normal level left engine running to burn off excess oil from exhaust but still lots of white smoke what can ido to stop this problem

FOUND 1858 RELATED QUESTIONS

2 Answers

Tiny

rasmataz

February, 20, 2010 AT 6:25 AM

If its burning oil the color should be bluish-White smoke indicates coolant/water burning

Tiny

Dave H

February, 22, 2010 AT 5:31 AM

Too much oil in gearbox will not cause the engine to smoke. Check cylinder compression. Suspect haedgasket failure. A common fault on this vehicle

Please login or register to post a reply.

Replacing Head Gasket
Fuel Injector Replacement Ford 5.4L V8