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4.8 v8 .M.W. X-5 2006 I just had the oil changed and it

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4.8 v8 B.M.W. X-5 2006 I just had the oil changed and it started clouds of smelly smoke out the tail pipes 101500 miles and yes it does burn some oil. Total care has been given the car
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  eauto replied 1 year ago.

Hi there, there a number of things that can cause this valve o rings, stems or guides, pcv valve, piston rings, but the number one failure is the oil separator..

Expert:  eauto replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  eauto replied 1 year ago.

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