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post #1 of 5 Old 08-06-2012, 04:34 PM Thread Starter
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2003 6.0l putting out greyish smoke that smells like lighter fluid

i have a 2003 6.0l that is putting out a greyish smoke when im in 3rd or 4th gear around 35mph the truck will start cutting out till i stand on it it blowss grey smoke and takes off cold or warm it does this anyone have any ideas im about to install a oil cooler and egr delete just wondering if this will fix it if something else is going on
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I'm not too sure about the lighter fluid smell. White smoke is water, blue/grey smoke is usually fuel. I without knowing any other details, my guess would be an injector issue.
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I was thinkin the same thing I'm not loosing any coolant was kind of wondering if it was a turbo sylonoid
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Egr sticking.

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Unfortunately had to Sell my ......2004 KR CC SWB FX4 - Edge insight cts, blue spring upgrade, updated HFCM drain plug, XDP coolant filter, CAT EC-1 rated coolant, Custom Diesel EGR delete, CAT delete, Rotella T6

SEE MY OIL COOLER REPLACEMENT AND EGR DELETE - http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/gen...tml?highlight=
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thanx hopefully doing my egr delete solves the problem
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