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puff blue smoke from exhaust.

hello all i have a question yesterday morning i turned on my 11 cc cab with only 19k on and saw there was a puff of blue smoke that came out from exhaust then white smoke. this morning no blue puff. i have research and read that can be valve seals bad, can this really happen at 19k? has anyone else have this issue?
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Re: puff blue smoke from exhaust.

sounds like a cool mod.. LOL J/K I would get that checked out.. never seen blue? Hope it isnt anything major and wish you the best!

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Re: puff blue smoke from exhaust.

Blue generally means you're burning oil...


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maybe it was just some burnoff?

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Re: puff blue smoke from exhaust.

Can the PVC or pcv whatever the valves are called do that when they're bad?


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That's where I'd start ^^^

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Re: puff blue smoke from exhaust.

Its usually the ring on the piston. If its something to worry about it'll do it again then take it in for warranty. The pcv valve won't let the pressure out and blow out the head gasket if I'm not mistaken. Pcv valve just releases pressure from the head. Thats how it was explained to me on my integra anyway.

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