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gray smoke and missing

my truck all of a sudden started blowing gray smoke and lost power. what is wrong with my truck?
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we need to know what kind of truck you have? which motor?

Also, is there a check engine light? Do you have away to read codes?
Is it doing anything else?


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but at work I drive
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WELL ITS NOT DOING ANYTHING ELSE JUST THAT AND I WOULD REALLY APPRECIATE THE HELP.
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OH YEAH AND THE CHECKENGINE LIGHT IS ON
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Need to get codes pulled

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Are you sure it's white smoke, and not STEAM? sounds like the infamous EGR

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YEAH IM PRETTY SURE ITS SMOKE, AND HOW CAN I FIX THIS EGR VALVE? WHERE IS IT LOCATED?
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YOU ARE THE MAN!!!!! THANKS A WHOLE BUNCH. IM NEW TO DIESEL ENGINES AND I GUESS THIS IS WHERE THE FUN STARTS. IM GONNA GO TRY THIS OUT RIGHT NOW AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS, IM SURE ILL BE BACK HERE SOON. ONCE AGAIN THANKS A LOT!!!!!
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