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    a bit smokey!

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    hi!
    i have a astra mk3 1.6 16v the car is now round the clock and the think ive noticed recently is that sometimes when i boot the car a puff of smoke comes out the exhaust,i only started to noticed it recently when my pal was driving my car,the cars performance is still the exact same any help would be appreciated.
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    Worn valves?
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    Or flushing the engine out and give it a good oil change.

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    Valve stem oil seals??

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    Does this smoke happen when you first start the car as well?

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    what colour is the smoke?

    black = fuel
    blue = oil
    white = water/coolant

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    Give it a nicotene patch se if it will stop that way. What the guys said prior though could be all worth checking

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