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Blue smoke after long idle?

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by OlympiaFJ60, Sep 26, 2003.

  1. OlympiaFJ60

    OlympiaFJ60

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    If I sit and let the 60 idle for more than a few minutes I get a little smoke, then when I touch the gas get a little cloud of smoke. Is this the valve guide seal or something bigger?

    Thanks,
    Brandon
     
  2. Slowerthanu

    Slowerthanu SILVER Star

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    Sounds like valve seals, Guides maybe.

    I had the same problem, rebuilt the head and Boom, problem GONE! Wont burn a drop now, there goes my excuse to go V8. :doh: