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Mike Kelly
Mike Kelly, Ford Mechanic
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 5470
Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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Hi I but a 125 engine in ford transit that had a 90 in it

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Hi I but a 125 engine in ford transit that had a 90 in it and now it's smoking what up with it thanks. Mick
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Hi,my name is mike and I will assist you with your question.
Does the vehicle smoke all the time or just when it reaches operating temperature?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Yes white smoke but more when I hold it at same speed
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Ok the engine that was put in,was it used? If so how much do you know about it?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
2005 2.4 td 125 bhp
Engine code DOFA 92.000 on clock
Duratorq v184 125 ps
lclq 6007 jb
Eldoo 020228035339
This is what was on the Engine
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Ok the first step really needs to be a cylinder leak down test and a compression test. From what you are describing you have a stuck piston ring or a valve in the head that is not seating properly.