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Just changed power steering pump and gear box, and now it

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makes like a popcorn sound...
Just changed power steering pump and gear box, and now it makes like a popcorn sound and blows a lot more black smoke
JA: When was the fluid last checked? Have you heard any whining noises while turning the wheel?
Customer: 4x4 1994 2500 cummins
JA: Are you fixing your 2500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Literally just replaced all that. The pump is connected to vacuum pump, could that be leak8ng or broke suddenly
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nope
Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dodge
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
It sounds irregular, only at full acceleration, not at idle. Definitely not getting enough air. It is a six speed manual, so hard to tell if it is bogged down
But the smoke is far more than rolling coal. Blackish.
We checked the vacuum lines, since we just tampered with them changing the psp and gear box.
Usual 2nd gen turbo diesel 2500 issues, but why fuel/air be so jacked up immediately act up after?
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Dodge Mechanic: sprinkles08, Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep master tech replied 3 months ago
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Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

If there is excessive smoke along with what appears to be excessive combustion noise or backfiring then the most likely cause would be a bad injector.

Is the noise inside the engine?

Nothing was touched on the injector pump, correct?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Nothing. And these symptoms weren't there before I changed these things. Fluids are fine. Didn't touch the injector pump. We changed these items because of a leak.
Dodge Mechanic: sprinkles08, Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep master tech replied 3 months ago

Does it run poorly at idle or only under a load?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Load
Dodge Mechanic: sprinkles08, Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep master tech replied 3 months ago

Can you describe the noise or upload a recording?

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