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Curtis, Australia Car Mechanic
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I had my car service at 130000. Straight after service heard

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I had my car service at 130000. Straight after service heard a increase in fan spread internally on accelerating. Since then seen more smoke behind on take off than normal, now on 134000 and really black smoke, now power on uphill what is the real problem here?
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: This car is three years old purchased new, filters well I had it serviced through Holden
JA: What is the model/year of your Holden?
Customer: 2013cx
JA: What year is your Holden?
Customer: 2013
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes I want to have an idea what could be wrong as booked the car in with Holden this week and do. It want to be spinner a story
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Hello there,

I work for Holden, what model do you have?

Is this a turbo diesel?


Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Hi again,

Is your car a diesel Cruze or Captiva?

Sounds like you have a ruptured intercooler hose.