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imsaint007 09-01-2009 09:38 PM

4236 perkins marine
I notice some white smoke and a light film of oil on the water discharge ,what could be the problem ? any experts in diesel engine out there ? tks.

timebandit 09-02-2009 10:43 AM

When did it start?

How long since something was done to the engine?

imsaint007 09-05-2009 09:39 AM

I just done a oil change engine and transmition . tks.

timebandit 09-05-2009 10:13 AM

Rule #1---The last thing you mucked with is the first thing to mess up.

Go back and check your fluid levels.

imsaint007 09-06-2009 05:46 PM

engine oil level is over a bit the second mark on the dipstick. I used oil Rotella T (W 30 ) and transmission fluid (red) recommended replacement for type A

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