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Your overheating issue, for that we need to monitor the coolant and oil temps and fan operation to see which is out of specs. It could be as simple as a sticking thermostat for that issue. For the low power and smoke, its most likely one or more injectors that have a weak solenoid that needs heat to be able to pulse the injectors correct. Do you have access to a good diagnostic tool?
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