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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.
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When did it start?

How long since something was done to the engine?
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I just done a oil change engine and transmition . tks.
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Rule #1---The last thing you mucked with is the first thing to mess up.

Go back and check your fluid levels.
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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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