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What does the white smoke coming out of the top of the flu on my oil boiler mean

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White smoke can mean boiler is running too lean, general rule of thumb is, too much air and not enough fuel gives smoke, too much fuel and not enough air gives black smoke. Possibly blocked filter or bad pump.

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White smoke means steam and that would be caused by a leak in the heat exchanger coil of water in the fuel.

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Yes,more then likely its moisture from the high effenicey system of the boiler.

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