aaz engine white/ light grey smoke?

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aaz engine white/ light grey smoke?

Postby conkers » 17 Sep 2011, 20:52

Hi my t25 diesel has started kicking out white, sometimes slightly grey smoke on start up and going up hill.... i suspect unburnt diesel and therefore injectors?
Strangely my daily driver, a diesel *whispers shame-faced* avensis has been doing the same thing, but with a slight blue tinge.
Any advice? :)
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Re: aaz engine white/ light grey smoke?

Postby ..lee.. » 17 Sep 2011, 21:57

general rule.
white/grey = water burnt
black = fuel unburnt
blue = oil burnt.

is there excessive pressure in the water pipes / water loss.

??? both cars doing it ???? bad fuel.
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Re: aaz engine white/ light grey smoke?

Postby weldore » 22 Sep 2011, 22:02

the word 'pissing' is safe

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