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diesel a4 1.9tdi

Discussion in 'Diesel forum' started by truebrummie, Apr 12, 2007.

  1. truebrummie
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    [Apr 12, 2007]
    ok im new to diesel cars so not much good on problems i had my first long trip down the motorway, and noticed a excessive amount of black smoke coming from exhaust when accelerating . i could do with a few hints on what this could be down to please
    :icon_thumright: thanks
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    All depends on what you mean my excessive. On wide open throttle most diesel engines will leave behind a cloud of smoke.

    But if something is wrong the list of possible cause could be quite long; MAF failure, Injectors worn, Turbo failure, EGR clogged etc...

    How many miles has your car done?
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    110000 yeah its mainly on accelateration(more throttle)
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