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Old 08-03-2008, 04:01 AM
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2002 F350 7.3 started smoking

Hi,I do not think this is a 911 but it is making me afraid to drive it. I have a 2002 F350 with the 7.3 powerstroke and it just started to smoke,Its a white gray smoke when its at a idle and when i am driving and excellerate the least bit it smokes black and when i excellerate harder it smokes a lot of black smoke,Never done that much black before,Truck seems to run fine just smokes,The tail pipe has a lot of sute on it also.It only seems to do it at idle and not driving normal on the road or i just do not see any of it as i am moving,It has 95,000 All filters are new,air,oil and fuel.Oil level and water levels are fine.Any help would be great.thanks and i realy like this forum and all the info.
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Old 08-03-2008, 05:17 AM
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First check for any boost leaks tighten all your clamps to the intercooler tubes. If that doesn't work then you might have to pull in the intake off and check the compressor wheel next.
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