Cold start,smokey exhaust, and cold air only - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat

1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Cold start,smokey exhaust, and cold air only

Reply

 
 
 
Old 11-20-2003, 02:56 PM
  #1  
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
jeff is on a distinguished road
Default Cold start,smokey exhaust, and cold air only

Help,
Our beloved Bonny is ill.
about a month ago she began starting hard when cold.Changed Fuel Filter and Fuel injector cleaner cleared this up. For about 1-2 weeks only. I then gave it a routine oil change, I started getting a service engine light. and heavy white smoke out the exhaust pipes. I took it to my brother who has a code reader, and was getting misfire on cyl 6 code. I took it in for a spark plug change they read code as random cyl misfires.I had new plugs put in. Error codes went away. Added some more injector cleaner. She still is hard to start cold and I get hvy smoke out the exhaust, It'* definetly mostly white but might be slightly blueish. I really can't tell no funny smell though. Last night my wife gave me an earful because it now only blows cold air out the vents (Auto Climate control), and it'* cold here currently. I must add that when I changed the oil I'm afraid that I might have put just a tad bit too much oil in, and figured it was all right because it came just to the top of the hash mark on the dip stick, but was too lazy to jack the car back up and drain a little off.
She is still strong but these conditions are concerning me greatly
I have a 98 SE. 40,000 miles (mostly city)
I would appreciate any help or suggestions.
jeff is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
93PA
Buick
2
11-30-2013 11:33 PM
BUBBA
Lounge
8
07-25-2006 01:58 PM
the3rsss
Classics (Star Chief and 1957 to 1986)
4
06-05-2006 11:57 AM
KEOTOK
1987-1991
7
07-07-2004 07:31 PM
ssesc93
Lounge
7
06-17-2004 01:38 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Cold start,smokey exhaust, and cold air only


Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.