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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    The thought of valve stem seals and piston rings has crossed my mind many times but id have thought it would have been constant, we had a truck in last week with a few fine scores in the rings on 2 pistons and that used to smoke constantly. The engine did loose oil pressure but not for anymore...
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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    Duno if this helps
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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    Yea mine is mainly on idle or when pulling away in traffic ect If you boot.it in any gear when moving its very clean hardly any black smoke either
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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    What colour was your smoke bud I have read cam timing can have a affect on this Alot of lads with the 170s have cured theres and also fixed rough and lumpy idles the same way but mine seems to tick over fine. It does have a Slight miss if the revs are held at 1600ish rpm but go above and below...
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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    Checked and changed about a week ago buddy no oil in the fuel at all. Old filter had been on 6 months or so and the fuel coming out was still clean
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    Smoking engine sit rep

    Same buddy, I went to my local indy yesterday and had a good chat with him about the issue and he thinks it may be the injector seals, i have ordered them and they arrived this morning so im guna swap them over 2moz for what its worth. After that im completely stumped and out of ideas, Alot of...
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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    Cheers for that Ill give it a whirl, may ring my local parts place now and fit it today if they have one on the shelf, I did look.at the maf values earlier today on vcds The box on the screen (which comes up with recommendations) stated on idle mine.should be around 190 to 300 Mine was sat at...
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    Smoking engine sit rep

    Well i borrowed a rocker cover from a mates a4 blb and fitted it to mine Made no difference at all still smoking
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    Smoking on idle, injector seals

    Made another thread but cant seem to find it. I have a intermittent smoking problem on idle, Seems to come and go mainly when warm but can also do it when cold. Some days its preety clean and clear other days it chucks loads out. Seems to be a grey/white colour maybe with a blue tinge. I have...
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    Can a "PCV" be tested

    This is the diaphragm in mine bud dosent seem to be any holes in it just badly distorted
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    Can a "PCV" be tested

    Will do budsy Im hoping it stops mine smoking as its really getting on my tits but there is only one way find out i guess, im happy to.purchase the cover myself.as long as i know it is that causing the problem but at nearly 160 quid from audi dont fancy buying on on a huntch 2ithout being 100...
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    Can a "PCV" be tested

    This for your smoking issue bud :) If it is im pinching a mates rocker cover for the weekend, to see if mine stops smoking and his starts
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    Smoking engine sit rep

    ahh that be why it looks like the 1.9, mines the 16v twin cam so slightly diffrent cam cover, ill fit this catch can and report back if it stops the smoking and fixes the issue, fingers crossed it does then i may bite the bullet and order the cover
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    Smoking engine sit rep

    Is yours the 1.9tdi engine bud Yours does look like a sealed unit compared to.mine
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    Smoking engine sit rep

    Not sure From the research ive done i belive there all set up very similar apart from turbo options and injectors on the 170 ones Mines the bre 140bhp model
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    Smoking engine sit rep

    i believe on all the 2.0 tdi they are built into the rocker, i have had the cap of mine and there is a diaphragm inside which was kinda distorted but not ripped/ torn in anyway, Preety easy to do if carefull with a small screwdriver, on the front of the cover were the breather pipe goes down...
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    Intermittent smoking on idle

    Cheers bud the turbo seals had crossed my mind but it has been freshly rebuilt by turbo dynamics less that 3 weeks ago so i kinda of ruled that out for now, boost pipes dont seem to have excessive oil in them either :-/ Its not a constant smoke which is bugging me, as i would have though that...
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    Intermittent smoking on idle

    Been on here for a while but not posted much lately, basically i have a a4 b7 2.0tdi bre engine avant and it has developed a intermittent smoking problem and is really getting on my t*ts The car has had the egr deleted along with the cooler, decatted and mapped to suit with a hybrid turbo and...
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