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Old 09-23-2009, 07:56 PM
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Burning Oil

I am burning oil in my 7.3. I burnt 6 quarts in 70 miles. I changed the turbo today. Still seems to be burning it. I installed reman injectors in July. White smoke is comming out the tail pipr until it gets warm. Any suggestions?
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Old 09-23-2009, 09:31 PM
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white smoke what does it smell like?

How many miles on your truck?When was the last fuel filter change?Why did you change the injectors?

You could have lost a oring on the injectors and burning the oil that way.Not sure
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Old 09-24-2009, 01:51 AM
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I have 175000 on my truck. I had number 7 injector go out. I changed them all at that time because of the mileage. The smoke smells like burn oil. Is there any way to tell which injector o ring is bad?
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Old 11-07-2009, 08:10 AM
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Did you ever find out what the cause was? I'm looking at purchasing a 97 that does the same. Wondering if I should stay away from it.
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Old 11-07-2009, 01:20 PM
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It is All Well

I had to replace my turbo and the seals on all my injectors. I had previously replaced my injectors with rebuilt injectors. And the seals had broke down. I replaced the seals with original ford seals.
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