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    Msx 140 smokes like crazy on startup.

    04 I think MSX 140 smokes like crazy on cold startup. after winter storage it blew about 1/2 cup of oil out the exhaust on startup. Is it the oil pump letting oil seep through?

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    Have you had a chance to run it on the water at speed? If yes, has the excess oil/smoke gone away?

    Normally the oil injection system does not dribble (much) into the engine while sitting.

    Was the hull stored with the bow raised high?

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    It was stored with the tongue on a bucket. This happened last year several times. Starts but dosn't want to run smokes (bad) and on warm up runs good and smoke clears.

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