Emissions smell while driving

Tiny
YIANNIS IOANNOU
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  • 2000 JAGUAR XKR
  • 4.0L
  • V8
  • TURBO
  • 130,000 MILES
There is a very bad smell when accelerating coming inside. Smells like exhaust emissions in combination with burned oil.
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Thursday, July 12th, 2018 AT 1:27 PM

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Tiny
KEN
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It sounds like you have valve cover gaskets that are leaking. Do you see smoke from under the hood? Also, do you have any exhaust leaks?

Please let us know.

Cheers, Ken
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Saturday, July 14th, 2018 AT 5:48 PM
Tiny
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Thanks for the quick reply and the information sent. Yes, I see oil on top of gasket. I will order the gasket kit and replace it.
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Sunday, July 15th, 2018 AT 12:46 PM
Tiny
KEN
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Good work. Here is a guide and diagrams below to help you do the job:

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/replace-valve-cover-gasket

You can get the gasket from Amazon or Rock Auto.

Check out the diagrams (below). Please let us know if you need anything else to get the problem fixed.

Cheers, Ken
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Monday, July 16th, 2018 AT 9:58 AM

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