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Having black smoke out of exhaust and losing power

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Black smoke is evidence of a rich fuel condition.
The simplest thing to do first is to inspect the air filter.
It that doesn't help then you have a potential sensor problem that is confusing the ECM into causing a rich fuel condition

Posted on Oct 13, 2010

  • gopconst Nov 01, 2010

    I still have the sme problem , new air filter, what sensor shuld I look for, thanks

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    speedwagen Nov 01, 2010

    Sorry to gear your still smoking.
    If you go to Autozone thry will hook up their code reader to your vehicle.
    If there are any error codes that have been stored in your computer, it will read them.
    This is a free service they offer, and it may give you an idea where the problem is..

    Good Luck

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