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Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
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Citroen c5 2.00 HDI 56 plate. 75k miles. C5. It constantly

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Citroen c5 2.00 HDI 56 plate . 75k miles.
JA: What is the model of your '00 Citroen?
Customer: C5. It constantly shows Fault. Depolution System Fault. Goes into limp mode. Garage has changed an injector but still same problem. Twice had puff of grey/black smoke from under car when stopped. Can you help please.
JA: How many miles are on the car? Have you been losing oil or coolant?
Customer: 75k miles. No loss of either.
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Vehicle at garage. Changed injector, this is the fault code showing, but still comes back after a few miles.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not that I can think of. Thanks

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

hey how are you

what is the fault code # retrieved at garage for injector

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
Sorry I don't have a note of that.

ok no problem , what is the mileage on it now ? the grey smoke

grey smoke is an indication of oil is somehow making it to combustion chamber ?

are they sure the injector causing this ?

if you put your hand on back of tail pipe close enough to let the grey fumes hit your open palm hand , do you smell gas on your hand or you see tiny oil specs on it

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
I will try to get this checked. Car currently in Garage. Thanks Bob

ok sounds good let me know

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