PT Cruiser Forum  
Advertisements
       

Go Back   PT Cruiser Forum > 2.4L Turbo Forums > General Turbo Discussions

PT Cruiser Forum

Advertisements
2004 dream cruiser turbo issue?

 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 14 Jan 2019, 01:48 am
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: Bay Area, California
Posts: 11
Default 2004 dream cruiser turbo issue?

So the other morning I drove my wife to work. Car running fine. Home for a few hours before work. Get in the car and when I start it heavy white smoke out of the exhaust. After running for a minute the smoke goes away. Drove it around the block and have to slowly accelerate. When I hit the gas it starts to smoke. I hear the turbo start to spool up and sound a little funny. Kinda like a tin can in the dryer. My brother in-law was saying the turbo is bad and leaking so thatís what the white smoke is. Curious if anyone has had this problem. Thank you
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 14 Jan 2019, 08:24 am
Veteran Cruiser
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Lake Wales, FL
Posts: 4,315
Default Re: 2004 dream cruiser turbo issue?

You need to check the oil first and rule out a blown head gasket. If the oil doesn't look like a milkshake, then it might be turbo related. Check the oil line going to it and see if it's cracked.
__________________


Hey, hey I wanna be a rock star.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2004 dream cruiser 3 (turbo) for sale. mint Mikeynj66 Classifieds: For Sale/Trade 1 31 Dec 2015 09:30 pm
2004 Dream Cruiser Series 3, Turbo 04DreamCruzr3 craigslist 3 10 Nov 2015 04:45 pm
FS: 2004 Dream Cruiser 2.4L Turbo 5-Speed - Zoom! shachan Classifieds: For Sale/Trade 2 08 Feb 2012 07:06 pm
2004 Dream Cruiser Series 3, Turbo 04DreamCruzr3 Classifieds: For Sale/Trade 19 03 Jan 2011 06:27 pm
2004 dream cruiser turbo for sale jasonsd28 Classifieds: For Sale/Trade 1 20 May 2010 05:01 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:17 pm.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vB.Sponsors