Car started pulling back and then engine light came on..shortly after that smoke started coming out of the exhaust. Drove the car straight back home since i was only a mile away. Checked the oil and it's clear, the water is a bit mucky but

2002 Rover 45 Problem

The Problem

Avatar janicester
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Car Rover 45
Variant 1.4 Manual
Model Year 2002
Category Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

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Solution

Avatar simon froy
Joined: 7 years ago | Fixes: 56 | Profile

if the smoke is white this indicates head gasket blown if the smoke was blueish this indicates worn piston rings either way not good news

Solution

Avatar whittingehame
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 11,974 | Profile

Those cars are notorious for head gaskets . The coolant is not mixing with oil on your car but going out the exhaust hence white smoke .A block test will confirm if any doubt .

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