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This engine is known for those 2 connectors at the valve covers and the valve cover gasket/harnesses having resistance and pin issues. That will effect the glow plug and injector operation. Causing hard starting, misfires, and exhaust smoke. The oil level raising, if its not coolant then its fuel getting into the crankcase from issues within the head(s).
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