How do you know if a diesel engine is burning oil it has been smoking since I had the oil changed the smoke is white but smells like burnt fuel?
The main part of diesel fuel is kerosene, which produces thick black smoke, and gives that smell that is commonly associated with diesel. most likely if it is white smoke, it is antifreeze, if it has a blue tint to it, it is oil. the smell of burnt diesel is rather strong so it could cancel the burnt oil smell, or on the other hand it could be coolant, because burned coolant doesn't have a strong smell. I would check your coolant and oil levels, and check your coolant for having oil in it.
What do you think may happen to my diesel engine after i accidentally changed its oil with a gasoline engine oil?
Diesel can give much better fuel economy (miles per gallon or kilometers per liter) than petrol but the downside is that diesel engines cost more to manufacture than petrol engines. So a petrol-engined vehicle usually costs less money to buy than a similar make and model that has a diesel engine. The design of a petrol-burning engine is different from that of a diesel engine: a petrol engine burns petrol (called gasoline in the US)…
Can you replace your 1999 dodge ram 1500 5.9L engine with a 5.9L diesel engine without to many conversions?
When i change the oil in the diesel engine i come to idea to wash the engine and i mix up some oil with diesel and let the engine run for few minute after fill with new oil Now is come blue smoke?
The use of a oil and diesel mix to clean your engine has removed the carbon seal in the engine causing blue smoke (Burning Oil) through the Valve stem Seals and the rings The practice of adding a mixture of oil and diesel is dangerous for your engine as i also lowers the efficiency for the oil to lubricate the engine which can cause the wiping of bearings it may recover but long term damage…