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  1. 1966 289 nustang start problems

    Classic Tech
    I have a 1966 289 mustang and is having some start problems. I just put in new spark plugs, solenoid and air filter. The car is getting better but still has some issues. I'll start up the mustang and it will sound great on start up but then bogs down and will just die also white smoke comes out...
  2. 1986 mustang gt black spark plugs/white smoke/idling

    5.0L Tech
    Hello everyone. I have a 1986 mustang gt 5.0 with some mods. CAI,headers,exhaust,msd ignition,70mm TB. It started blowing white smoke out of the exhause on both sides. Also I pulled the spark plugs and the we're black. And also it's idling a lot. Sounds pretty weird also. I need help. WHATS...
  3. 1966 mustang 289 blows white smoke when in idle

    Classic Tech
    Hey guys, new to the forum here and hoping to get some insight about this problem. I drive this car pretty much everywhere, but I've been noticing that it blows white smoke out the tail pipe whenever the car is at a stoplight or a long stop. It doesn't smell sweet, that's for sure. Checked my...
  4. high revs white smoke

    SVT Cobra Tech
    Hey guys, I've got a 99 Cobra with about 140k miles on it. At high revs only I've been getting a lot of white smoke straight out the exhaust pipes. Anyone had this problem and knows the fix I'd really appreciate some help. Thanks guys glad to be here.
  5. 2002 mustang gt blowing white smoke

    4.6L Tech
    My 2002 mustang started to blow white smoke when I start it, at idle and when I rev it. Does anyone have any ideas of what could it be? The car doesn't get hot and oil is fine . Please help!!
  6. Radiator, smoke and whining sounds

    4.6L Tech
    Hi All, This is my first post! I am usually reluctant to ask others for help because I am stubborn but I have been a lurker here for years now and already feel like I know most of you. I wanted to say hello and secondly ask for your help. :D I have several problems and a small history to...
  7. 1990 Mustang stream of white smoke in engine bay after changing plugs

    5.0L Tech
    [posting on behalf of my son :yelwacko: so I hope you will bear with me!] He has a 1990 5.0 w/manual trans. What would cause a single “stream” of white smoke to come from the area near the heads (AFR Bored Aluminum) & around the area of the dip stick assembly? (although it is not coming...
  8. Car won't start properly

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hello guys, Yesterday morning i started my 05 GT and stupid me did not let it warm up, So about five seconds later from cold start i slowly release the clutch, then the RPM drop and just stalled out. i started it up again, engine made a weird sound as if i had aftermarket cams installed (which...
  9. 1994 Mustang rough idle around 400rpms and loses power going uphill

    V6 Tech
    Hello everyone. I need some help, my car has got me stumped. I recently bought a 1994 Mustang V6 with 230k on it. When I drove the car home I noticed that it had a very rough idle when stopped in neutral. I also noticed that on long uphill drives the car would lose power (even with accelerator...
  10. 1992 mustang gt white smoke from right exhaust pipe

    5.0L Tech
    This just started. I have a 1992 Mustang GT Convertible stock engine with approximately 101,000 miles on it. The other day I started it and it was idling a little rough with a strong smell of gasoline. I also noticed white smoke coming out of the right exhaust pipe only. The next day it...
  11. 2.3 L engine burnt off all the automatic transmission fluid very fast

    2.3L Tech
    Howdy everyone, I've been a long time lurker on this site, finding great information on my 1991 Mustang (2.3 L, NA, 4 speed automatic). This is the first time I've ever needed to ask something so specific though... Recently (with the help of this forum, of course), I diagnosed a problem with...
  12. Possible blown head gasket?

    4.6L Tech
    I just recently bought a 2000 Mustang GT with 142,000 miles on it. First off, when I first start it up, some white smoke exits the exhaust when under slightly heavy acceleration. After it warms up, it doesn't smoke anymore. Secondly, there looks to be nothing wrong with the oil, no white crap...
  13. saleen cpu, white smoke, diablo sport tuner

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 2001 mustang GT with a saleen supercharger, saleen cpu, and a diablo sport tuner. I am getting white smoke from the exhaust and it lack power. I originally thought head gasket till my check engine light came on. It told me there was a error in the CPU and that the fuel rail pressure...
  14. 5.0 Exhaust leaking alot of water help!!

    5.0L Tech
    ok i have a 5.0 mustang and the exhaust seems to leak alot of water and on occasion a little white smoke comes out the right tailpipe any idea what this means?? And its leaking alot and a little more from the right side then the left too. For instance if you reved it a little there would be a...
  15. 1996 Mustang GT blows white smoke sometimes...

    4.6L Tech
    I got a 1996 Mustang GT that blows white smoke. I try to not pay attention to it, but it may have a blueish tint to it, I'm not 100% for sure. Anyways, it only does this after sitting at a light or something. Never when it's cold, never when I'm driving, never when I floor it, only after a...
  16. New Remanufactured PCM? not the problem i thought it was?

    V6 Tech
    My 94' v6 3.8L messed up on me for the second time in under 7 months. The first time i had problems (7 months ago), my PCM burnt out. i experienced rough, and inconsistnt idling. My pipes, consisted of white smoke with gas spraying out (left Pipe mainly). I figured one of my fuel injectors was...
  17. 1968 289 white smoke under acceleration, misfiring etc.

    Classic Tech
    I know, I know... back with more questions. Im sure this topic has been addressed before, but I didn't see my exact situation. anyways... here it goes. The 289 is original with zero mods. Its been my daily driver for two years and It used to run perfect, idle smooth and accelerate like a...