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Old 06-29-2005, 01:56 AM
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Angry high speed smoking?

I have a 1991 300E 4matic, my question is car does not smoke around town or at around 45 mph, but If I get on the interstate and travel about 60mph, it looks like a fogging for bugs. I do know the car did alot of sitting where it wasn't driven alot in the past 4 years, and prior to that since it was new it did alot of highway travel. (Surgeon owned). I picked up some smoke away stuff that says it rebuilds the seals and so on, will that work? I haven't tried it yet because I have to put it in when I change the oil. Or, because it sat pretty much idle for a period of time should I get back on the interstate and just let it work its way through its smoking period? Please help!!!!

Thanks E. Billman
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Old 06-29-2005, 06:52 AM
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have you changed the oil lately? try changing the oil and going with a 20w50 and see if that helps. i'd try that before i'd put the "snake oil" stuff in.
"the simplest answer is usually the correct answer"

1991 190e, 2.6 (helga)
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