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I have smoke coming from the exhaust but I had it checked,

I have white smoke...

I have white smoke coming from the exhaust but I had it checked, the injectors and the mech said they are ok within tolerances. the white smoke smells like it has water in it? but I have no loss of power or low coolant

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles on the car? How has your mileage been lately?

+-161000

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Chevy?

02 2500 GMC SLT

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 2500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

No I took it to a diesel mech he hooked up some small device up, he couldn't to more cause he was real busy.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Well he said it doesn't seem like the injectors but it may be the EGR?

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10/24/2017
david craig
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Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. what engine do you have?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
6.6
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Duramax diesel

ok. standby

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is it running ok?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I suppose it is other than the white sink and smell as I stated above no loss of power no engine light

ok

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and no coolant loss i see

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
White smoke

could be the egr cooler

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
What type of damage will it do and how long can I wait on getting it tested

no damage. you have time

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Ok thanks

now that i think about it I actually remember the egr causing this exact problem a few years ago.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I just checked my coolant reservoir and it is below the full line but still has some in there

ok, then the very next thing to do is a pressure test on the coolant system

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