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Help, my 7.3 blowing a lot of white smoke
I just registered to this site and need help.
I have looked around for solutions but there are way to many different ones.
I just bought an 2000 F350 with 7.3 powerstroke with 232k miles
Ran great and no smoke.
I live in Las Vegas but I bought the truck in Salt Lake City.
And little while after the drive back to Vegas started with friends. Started to smoke white but we thought it was just because we were passing cold part of Utah.
Got to Vegas and started to drive around to get the feel of my new truck and noticing it was smoking more and more white smoke.
(I can't tell if it's blue, but I asked about 50 friends and mechanics and only 1 guy said it looked bluish)
But I did remember during the drive, when it started to smoke, I had no power to accelerate and my best friend's silly 4 banger dodge avenger was zooming away.
I have friend with same truck, bone stock and I drove it and it flies and does burn outs.
I'm started to panic and went nuts on books, asking around town and looking online.
So far i'm hoping it's the injectors from what I hear.
Some said turbo but it sounds extremely healthy.
I did try that oil filler cap test and the cap just stayed on or vibrated off but there was a lot of white smoke coming out of the filler tube as well so I'm extremely scared I got compression problem.
I didn't think this thread through because im frustrated but will add more info as I'm asked.
Also I bought it from a very large Ford Dealership, Henry Day Ford