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White smoke on start up - 2004 Dodge Ram 1500

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Sounds like you may have coolant leaking into the head possible head gasket or cracked head.

Posted on Mar 04, 2011

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Is that car a Diesel fuel car?
If yes than is normal if some fuel ijector work faulty.

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