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post #1 of 7 Old 12-18-2008, 09:35 AM Thread Starter
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got worried this morning

I fired up the truck this morning and it started blowing white smoke really bad, first thing that came to mind was the head... OH NO right. Well it seems to be OK. any how dose anyone know if there is a good diesel shop in the Denver area? push comes to shove I can take it down to elite in Pueblo.

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Mine did the same thing when it was below 0 the other day but Im pretty sure allot of it is because I took my Air intake heater coil out.
As far as a shop I take mine to Colchin Automotive and Diesel in Arvada. I can get you a phone number if you want.

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Prolly has a lot to do with the colder weather. Try plugging in next time and see if its as bad.

So when you headed back this way Nick?

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Mine did the same thing Monday night when when I cranked it at -6 degrees. It looked like a steam engine for about 3 minutes or so, but all is well now.

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I need to report back to FT. B on the 5th of Jan, not to excited about that.

I did have it plugged in it was -19 here the other night, I guess I am a little worried because I just put an SCT on it. If it runs good and doesn't smoke white, and my coolant and oil levels don't drop I will wait and have Scott put some studs in when I get back to NC, and maybe go ahead and get that darn EGR cooler taken care of! If it keeps it up I will need to get it looked at / fixed before I drive back to NC or coolant destroys the motor, so a number cant hurt. Thanks guys

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EDE 5R110 rebuild/ bulletproof
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EDE tunes
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EDE stage one sticks with hybrids
spearco intercooler
MBRP duals... want diamond eye 4inch DP
helper bags
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I'm headed back out on the 7th so I'll have to catch up with ya when you get back.
As long as it's not too bad you should be ok to drive back....mine lasted most of the summer driving back and forth to Savannah and making trips up to PA including a few with the trailer until I finally finished off the HG's at SSS with a couple 1/8 passes and a burnout And even then I still made another roundtrip to Savannah...but she was whistling from the degas bottle real bad at that point

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I'll give you a call when I get back in town and buy a beer before you head out.

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EDE 5R110 rebuild/ bulletproof
Studs
Deletes..
EDE tunes
EDE VGT SR Turbo
EDE stage one sticks with hybrids
spearco intercooler
MBRP duals... want diamond eye 4inch DP
helper bags
Stock wheels and tires
need dyno
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