White smoke coming from oil filler tube

Asked by Dec 28, 2016 at 08:32 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Blazer LT 4-Door 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I recently had the thermostat  radiator and
water pump fixed but she still reads hot and
after a while white smoke starts to sizzle out
with a smell of burning coolant..? ? What
could be the cause?

2 Answers

77,745

Sounds like you have a blown head gasket.

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Yup, that is what is sounds like.. I had a blazer that did that, so sorry. They do make something now that you can put into the motor to fix the a blown head gasket, I don't know how it works other than I sold an a little truck and the guy used it and said it solved the problem.. Me I rather do it right and only have the problem once.

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