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Author Topic: after market parts  (Read 1220 times)

mitch38

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« on: August 14, 2006, 04:18:00 PM »

ok i need help with some info i need new seats and carpet. also my capri is non turbo and it runs hot what would cause this and how to fix it? and i have white smoke coming from the exaust what causes this and how to fix?  please anyone help me
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Rocketman

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« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2006, 04:22:00 PM »

Sounds like you have a blown head gasket - caused by overheating. If its too hot, DONT DRIVE IT. Sounds like that's too late though. White smoke is coolant burning. Could be caused by a bad thermostat, water pump, clogged hoses or passages, ect
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yen

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« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2008, 02:32:00 PM »

Agreed with the thermostat,
just replaced mine and i've noticed a difference in operating temps as well as fuel economy.
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