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Old 04-11-2002, 11:43 AM
chris james
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E230 smoke on start up

My 1990 E230 does not start easily but eventually does start. It then emits dark smoke for a few seconds. This smoke is dark rather than blue. Thereafter the exhaust is a normal grey colour. Is this some kind of mixture control issue during start up?

Thanks for your help.
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