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Old 12 Feb 2012, 10:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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smoking and burning rubber smell

i have a 2000 uk impreza turbo on a W reg, this morning on a cold start, noticed it didnt sound right on start checked under bonnet and smoke coming from behing cam cover it looks, never had a single problem on cold starts before even down to minus 10, any ideas, also there is like a burning rubber smell??
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Re: smoking and burning rubber smell

get it towed to a expert to remove the cover and look, dont try and drive it as it may goose your engine.
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