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Old 06-19-2009, 12:21 PM
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help/..87 bmw e28 muffler

I wanted to go and smog my e28 for registration but I have this problem. I warm up my e28 when I press the gas a lot of water comes out from the muffler.. Why is dat? Im scared that im gona failed the smog test because of this so I didn't smog my car yet..Please help!

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Old 06-21-2009, 02:49 PM
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That is not good to have lots of water coming out of your exhaust. I would think you might have a cracked head. But that is just a guess. I would go to Mye28.com and ask there are a lot more people on that site that drive e28s.

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Old 06-22-2009, 05:14 AM
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If it is just plain water and there is no 'sweet' smell like coolant it is ok. Part of the product of combustion is water vapor that tends to condensate when it touches a cold surface. Make sure your car is running right and get it really warmed up for the test. Check your coolant reservoir and see if the level is ok.
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