NotTaR of small Gasoline Engines and Rotary Lawn Mowers : Smoke signals                           
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Smoke signals

For the most part, smoking is just as bad for a small engine as it is for you. Excessive smoke from the engine may be an indication of problems with the carburetor, rings, or gasoline:

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