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Old 04-25-2002, 04:30 AM
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84 500sel smoking

well saying it smoke is a under statement, it makes a cloud of white smoke , a big one too

compreesion is about 180 a cross the board, the left rear plug is wet, and it is using oil,

valve seals? do something like this?

or head gasket?

or cracked head?

or trany module?
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Old 04-25-2002, 04:53 AM
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Sounds like it is burning coolant, is there oil in the coolant or vise-versa? Are you using coolant?

Could be a cracked head, warped head or bad head gasket.
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Old 04-25-2002, 07:37 AM
Matt Crooke
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I would go with the headgasket as well im afraid.
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