Thread Rating:
  • 21 Vote(s) - 2.33 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
2.0 hdi blue smoke when idling
#1
Hi, I've just bought a 2004 berlingo 2 with the 2.0hdi engine and have just been on a run to Leeds from Carlisle, when I got stuck in traffic just outside Harewood I noticed that it was blue smoking from the exhaust when idling, which got worse the longer I was in the traffic. On my return from Harewood it blue smoked for the first half mile then cleared, no management lights on and no loss of power were noticed, any ideas anybody?
Reply
#2
How many miles has it done? Does it smoke on the overrun?

Look here:-

http://www.berlingoforum.co.uk/showthread.php?tid=815
Reply
#3
(22-07-2011, 07:00 PM)Coco Wrote:  How many miles has it done? Does it smoke on the overrun?

Look here:-

http://www.berlingoforum.co.uk/showthread.php?tid=815

138000 miles and no smoke on overrun
Reply
#4
Some smoke on idling from a diesel is usual, however not too much on the HDi.

My initial thought was valve stem seals, but if it doesn't give a little puff first thing in the morning and when going on the power after coming off the overrun then probably not.

One other thing to check is all your breather hoses are clear.
[+] 1 user says Thank You to Coco for this post
Reply
#5
Don't like to see any blue smoke personally. Sounds like oil is being burnt somewhere, but as coco said its worth checking the breather hoses for a start.
Reply


Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Welcome, Guest
You have to register before you can post on our site.


  

Password
  





Search Forums

(Advanced Search)

Latest Threads
Poor cold startup 1.9
Last Post:jj9
Yesterday 11:57 PM
» Replies: 39
» Views: 1052
2004 Berlino Aerial
Last Post:brodfather11
Yesterday 10:48 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 29
Washers not working
Last Post:Lighty
Yesterday 09:09 PM
» Replies: 11
» Views: 301
Reverse light switch prob...
Last Post:Col
Yesterday 07:22 PM
» Replies: 12
» Views: 257
2005 2.0 HDI Siemens pump...
Last Post:Woodyrvf750
Yesterday 07:05 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 29
Fuse is burning all the t...
Last Post:fernandoblas
Yesterday 05:23 PM
» Replies: 12
» Views: 415
HELP! Smashed passenger w...
Last Post:Sootyfoot
Yesterday 04:31 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 71
Diagnostic "gear" / Softw...
Last Post:cancunia
Yesterday 04:19 PM
» Replies: 15
» Views: 619
Berlingo Parts
Last Post:malgpz900
Yesterday 10:20 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 90
XTR heater control bulb r...
Last Post:Opensauce
Yesterday 09:19 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 85

Locations of visitors to this page