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post #1 of 5 Old 10-16-2009, 06:00 AM Thread Starter
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I have studs and a SCT, and have been running eric's extreme tune. My co-worker noticed as I punched it leaving the office that some smoke came out under the engine compartment. Could this be from the wastegate?

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Ok, i am a r-tard. no wastegate on 6 oh. I think it is the flex pipe running from manifold to turbo.

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  • ranchhand grille guard
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  • Bilstein 5100's
  • Extang Tuff Tonneau
  • autometer guages and pillar pod
  • ARP Studs
  • B&W Turn over ball
  • SCT X3 w/ IDP tunes
  • Fabtech dual steering stabilizers
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yes more than likely that is where its commin from... unless you have a spot rotted out on your exhaust somewhere...
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Exhaust is near new. gonna take it to a guy I know that is a diesel tech at ford and let him fix her. I don't want to take it apart.

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  • 4" AFE exhaust
  • AFE stage II pro-dry intake
  • ranchhand grille guard
  • Zoodad
  • 2.5" Leveling Kit
  • 285/75/16 Firestone Destination A/T's
  • Bilstein 5100's
  • Extang Tuff Tonneau
  • autometer guages and pillar pod
  • ARP Studs
  • B&W Turn over ball
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just free rev it when its park and you should be able to see. get someone with a flash light and sit under the truck or be on top of the motor looking.

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