suddenly white smoke and now not acting like it is in gear

Asked by Mar 07, 2017 at 04:22 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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White smoke coming out of the exhaust usually means you are burning coolant, aka head gasket. If it's coming from below the car, your trans fluid might be leaking and burning on the exhaust pipes. Don't continue to drive it, you will damage the trans in short order.

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