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Old 02-28-2008, 06:55 PM
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friend not on forum blowing white smoke

he lost power, running eradically and blowing white smoke. any ideas? thank you

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Old 02-28-2008, 07:02 PM
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What does he own 6.0 or 7.3?
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Old 02-28-2008, 07:04 PM
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he has the 7.3
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Old 02-28-2008, 07:07 PM
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How many miles does he have? It could be lots of things but a few are low compression from worn rings or bent connecting rods, or coolant leaking into the cylinders from bad head gasket or injector sleeves.
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Old 02-28-2008, 07:27 PM
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around 200k with wastegate delete
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Old 02-28-2008, 07:30 PM
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Is he down on coolant? Does the exhaust have a antifreeze smell or sweet smell to it?
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Old 02-28-2008, 07:32 PM
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i called him, he is checking......
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is the smoke only cold....or is it when the motor is warm too??
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coolant ok, he has oil leaking out at turbo, would a bad turbo leak do this?
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Old 02-28-2008, 07:40 PM
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smoke when warm too
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