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Old 10-29-2013, 06:49 PM   #1
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Engine smokes from the Front, Oil Burn smell

I am back again i-I just bought a 2002 ZWT Wagon, Z-tec with 120k miles for $500

I drove the wagon home and when I turned on the heater fan there was a burning oil smell. I opened the hood and the smoke was coming from the front of the engine. I tightened the valve cover I cleaned the engine and when I re-started the engine smoke was back. I did not notice any oil leaks from the valve cover. Where else can the oil leak come from.

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