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I have a 2013 3.0l d4d. Everytime I put foot down on the…

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I have a 2013 3.0l d4d . Everytime I put foot down on the accelerator CEL comes on and blue and a lot of blueish smoke from the exhaust. Took it to my mechanic and advised that we replace the boost solenoid/ actuator. That was done but problem persists. Any ideas???

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?

It stays on

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '13 Toyota?

It when you switch engine off for about 3 minutes and restart no light and car runs a fairly smooth but have to.keep car below 2500 rpm

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

It's a hilux

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

No I took it to mechanic

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 22 days ago
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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 22 days ago

bluish smoke indicates excessive oil blowing by the rings , if it were more so on deceleration would be valve seals. There are a couple of things you can try to slow this down. , do an engine oil flush and additive such as LUCAS oil stabilizer.

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 22 days ago

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