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I have and 2008 dodge 3500 6.7 Cummings replace block on

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I have and 2008 dodge...
I have and 2008 dodge 3500 6.7 Cummings replace long block on crank it starts knocking and diesel fuel pouring in motor out of exhaust
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Customer: they is new rebuilt injectors in it
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yeah at my shop
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: my truck
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dodge
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
initial break down was injector problem changed didn't use much around yard , two weeks later sent out broke down smoking etc . We thought head gasket because mix of oil and coolant , when we pulled head off found crack in cylinder wall 5 that's why we replace long block . after installing block tried starting knocking , smoking run for a less then min it stalled it getting to much diesel to the point dripping out of exhaust
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
codes p2509 p0341 snap on scan tool change cam and crank sensors
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Dodge Mechanic: Robert R, ASE Certified Master replied 1 year ago
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Hello, welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is*****'m a Certified Auto Technician with 29+ years experience. I will do my best to assist you. please keep in mind that I may need to ask questions of you before I can answer. When you reply please feel free to add as much detailed information as possible pertaining to your concern.

So I'm a bit confused about the injector replacement, were they replaced before or after the engine long block replacement??

Keep me posted...

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
thank you
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
before old
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
since most of the parts where swapped maybe problem was their injection pump, I don't know I'm confused
Dodge Mechanic: Robert R, ASE Certified Master replied 1 year ago

So, I'm thinking one of those replacement injectors failed and caused damage to the original engine, Since they were swapped to the new engine, I am suspecting that this is your cause. About the ONLY cause that can result in raw fuel draining out of the exhaust system is an injecto(s) that is stuck open. This WILL cause a NO start also. It is VERY HIGHLY recommended to replace ALL those injectors again BEFORE attempting to get the engine running. IF you happen to get it running with these injectors, charnces are VERY HIGH that you will burn up another engine due to faulty injector(s)...

Keep me posted and let me know if you have any additional questions...

Thank you,

Robert

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I will check them out so nothing else can cause same problem
Dodge Mechanic: Robert R, ASE Certified Master replied 1 year ago

A Loosely mounted injector and connector tube can also cause this issue but not as likely as a "Stuck Open" injector.

Injection pump CANNOT cause fuel to drain into the exhaust....

Keep me posted and let me know if you have any additional questions...

Thank you,

Robert

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
when original problem happened we change injectors it ran fine, we used around yard for few weeks then went out on road then broke down ,then we change motor I guess it could happen
Dodge Mechanic: Robert R, ASE Certified Master replied 1 year ago

Definitely it can happen, I've seen it myself several times.

Keep me posted and let me know if you have any additional questions...

Thank you,

Robert

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