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got an 8v GX code,sometimes i get black smoke other times i get light shaded odorless white smoke ,i have a new head gasket so any ideas on what my problem might be ???????at times the engine will misfire for a lil while(10-15min) then will return to its normal idle
 

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Re: intermint white/black smoke (TRYNTRUEA2)

Sounds like you have multiple problems. I would start with the intermittent mis-fire.
Do the mondo-tune-up;
check spark plug wires for resistance and intermittent
check/replace spark plugs, cap, rotor
compression test
Good luck,
fat biker
 

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Re: intermint white/black smoke (fat biker)

car has brand new wires cap,rotor,bosch spark plugs used to misfire intermintly even before the wires were changed
 
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