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  1. Blue/white smoke on startup

    99-03 7.3 Motor Problems
    I have a 7.3 that has a slight hesitation at start, then blows white/ blue smoke. The injectors were just gone through by a reputable shop and orings replaced. Reinstalled and still the same issue. So, im looking at compression/headgasket, correct?
  2. 6.0 headgasket blown...what else should should i get done

    6.0 Motor problems
    Dropped off my 2006 f350 6.0 diesel srw at ford because it was over heating and going through coolant they diagnosed it as a blown head gasket is there anything else I should get them to do while they have it apart? it has 192,000 kms (119,000 miles) and is a rig welding truck...work in...
  3. White smoke...everything runs fine

    Early 99 Discussion
    Alright. I'll lay everything out. White smoke on hard acceleration/rev up No play in turbo No loss of coolant No loss of oil Ran CCT: P0284, Cyl. 8 fail No smoke when starting Stock injectors and cups stock 15* HPOP I was thinking either bad injector, low compression in one cyl, headgasket...
  4. No start and white smoke...

    6.0L Problems Forum
    Woke up this morning and went out to start the truck... it didn't. I have been researching for about an hour now and have found many possibilites as to what is wrong. When cranking, white smoke is coming out of the exhaust and it smells (to me) like diesel. Also, you can hear a noticeable change...
  5. Would this be a good or horrible deal? For EGR delete+headgasket replace.

    General 6.0L Discussion
    Well, my dad totally screwed up his 04 F350 PSD diesel, its been drinking coolant as fast as it uses up diesel fuel. We went to a diesel repair shop in the area and they did some simple diagnostics and recommended we do a full job on the engine since it is very common for the parts to fail, even...
  6. Is my turbocharger pooched, or my head gasket, or cylinders?

    Engine 911
    Okay... here's the story... I pulled off gravel, and put the hammer down to throw the mud off my tires. There was a definite mechanical snap / crunch sound, and my turbo gauge dropped right off. NADA, nothing. Lost major power, and started blowing blue BIG TIME!! Drove another 50 km's, and never...
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