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post #1 of 4 Old 02-16-2014, 08:13 PM Thread Starter
VulcanWDE
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Diesel smell in cab

Every once in a while I notice an exhaust smell that seems to come through the vents whenever I come to a stop. It resolves once I'm back up to speed. I've been trying to look for patterns, but it doesn't do it every time. Any ideas??


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post #2 of 4 Old 02-16-2014, 08:47 PM
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Remove you engine cover and rubber pads, check around your injectors if its wet, mine had a bad seal on one injector.

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post #3 of 4 Old 02-17-2014, 06:47 AM
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Also check the fuel filter which is in the engine's V underneath the covers.

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post #4 of 4 Old 02-17-2014, 06:58 AM
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sure its diesel and not oil?

when its leaking from the turbo inlet you sometimes get a waft of hot oil smell.
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