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Diesel engine. Lots of grey smoke when I start the engine.

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Diesel engine. Lots of white grey smoke when I start the engine. No smoke when driving.
JA: How old is the engine? And when was it last serviced?
Customer: 12 years old. Been regular serviced. Just done timing belt, fitted new turbo. And 1 new injector .
JA: What year is your Turbo?
Customer: 98,
JA: Are you fixing your Turbo yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Citroen berlingo van, 95000 miles
JA: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: That’s all

Dear seeking advice,

My name is ***** ***** I have been since 20 years a professional mechanic. I have read your offer by JustAnswer and Im trying to help you.

How long does the white smoke comes out of the car after starting. Did the car lose coolant or does it stutter ?

Greetings

MechanikerTom

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
3 revs and smoke gone. Acational shudder

Dear seeking advice,

My name is ***** ***** I have been since 20 years a professional mechanic. I have read your offer by JustAnswer and Im trying to help you.

white smoke always burns water in the engine. Whether this is harmless or more, like a defect in the cylinder head gasket, must actually be found out a fault readout.

The stutter speaks more of a defect in the throttle valve or an ignition problem.

I think a fault selection is the safe opportunity to not replace useless parts.

You are welcome to send me the error codes.

Greetings

MechanikerTom

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