BMW 3 Series blowing smoke

2006 BMW 3 Series Problem

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CarBMW 3 Series 18ci
Year2006
Ownergary dickeson
Posted30/06/2016
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after standing at traffic lights for a short while, i go to pull off and there is a cloud of blue smoke coming from the exaust, ok at normal running. someone has told me that it could be valve seals???
Problem Category
Engine, Cooling System & Drivetrain


Solution 1
1/4drive | Auto Insider | Since: Jun 2011 | Posts: 25 | Fixes: 1538 | View Garage
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Sounds about right to me/


Posted on Thursday 30th of June 2016
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Solution 2
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11463 | View Garage
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Classic symptoms of valve stem oil seals or guides worn .


Posted on Thursday 30th of June 2016
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