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Old 05-01-2012, 03:42 PM   #21
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I thought coolant made white smoke (steam) and burning oil made blue smoke... is your smoke under boost blue? It takes quite a bit of burning oil to actually see smoke, I think.
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Also when you hold a dollar bill at the end of the tail pipe it should flutter out.. If it sucks in the tail pipe, burnt valve

Odd. I normally just throw them 100's at a time at it, and it blows them out the tail pipe....
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sounds like how Fael does it too.
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Old 05-01-2012, 06:33 PM   #24
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I only get light black smoke under boost. Unburn't fuel from running rich 11.5-12 aft I figure.

Got some white/ maybe blue smoke on start up when it was cold. I have changed turbos since then and now in 60 degree mornings no smoke at all.
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