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My vw beetle is a 2001 right now I think I may have a problem with the turbo. When I press on the gas lots of white smoke comes out from the muffler

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with a VW. The VW Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.

That's mainly the issue I am having right now with it. it's not leaking any oil just white smoke when pressing on gas. It still runs good

Mechanic's Assistant: Leaks can get messy. The VW Mechanic will know what to do. Are you hoping to fix this yourself?

Hopefully I could fix it myself

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No ma'am

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VW Mechanic: gomi_otaku, VW Technician replied 2 years ago
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Typicallywhite smoke is coolant. Are you experiencing coolant loss?

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VW Mechanic: gomi_otaku, VW Technician replied 2 years ago

Do you have a check engine light on when running?

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