vivaro black smoke problem - Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum

Go Back   Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum Problem Solving Ask the Experts Engines

Notices

Engines Engines and other oily matters

RenaultForums
... Quick links
... Forum list
... Your dashboard
... Search the forums
... List new posts
... List today's posts
... List 0 reply posts
... Live post list (iSpy)
... Most viewed threads
... Special offers
... Members
... Member list
... Member map
... Member's gallery
... Who is online?
... Social groups
... Forum leaders
... Information
... FAQ index
... Garage list
...   Map version
... Glossary
... View our rules
...   Advertising
...   Privacy policy
... Contact us
... Feedback
... Fun stuff
... Arcade games
... Chat room
... Folding@Home
... Data
... Who drives what?
... Who supports who?



Use the drop-down below to display RenaultForums in the language of your choice.

vivaro black smoke problem

Engines


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 17th September 2010   #1
craiganderson
craiganderson is
has no status.
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 1
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
vivaro black smoke problem

HI CAN ANYONE HELP OR ADVISE ME OF WHAT TO DO WITH MY VIVARO VAN (APART FROM SET IT ON FIRE!) IVE HAD AN RE-CON ENGINE PUT IN A FEW MONTHS AGO THATS THE BLOCK AND HEAD, ALL OTHER COMPONENTS ARE FROM PREVIOUS ENGINE,BUT HAS HAD NEW EGR VALVE AND TURBO PUT IN, NOW WHEN STARTING IT FROM COLD OR EVEN AFTER HALF HOUR OF DRIVIN IT A HUGE CLOUD OF BLACK SMOKE WILL POP OUT
THEN SLOWLY CLEAR UP BUT WHILST DRIVING IT STILL APPEARS UNDER HIGH REVS AND SEEMS LIKE HASNT GOT FULL POWER BUT STILL DRIVES OK. ANYONE KNOW WHY??? THANKS
Currently in craiganderson's garage:
2002 vivaro 1.9 di
craiganderson is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

5 Lastest Threads by craiganderson
Thread Forum Last Poster Replies Views Last Post
vivaro black smoke problem Engines woodsy28 2 4921 17th September 2010 09:43 PM

Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 18th September 2010   #2
Asterix
Asterix is
has no status.
Platinum member
Typing Test Champion
 
Asterix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 13,518
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 5
Thanked 98 Times in 93 Posts
Re: vivaro black smoke problem

WOW, it is seen as bad netiquette posting in capitals especially in bold. I am sure there will be someone who can help you if you give it time.
__________________

Life is too short...laugh and enjoy it while you are able to

'24 hours in a day, 24 beers in a case. Coincidence? I Think not !!
Currently in Asterix's garage:
Renault Megane Scenic II 06 1.5dci Oasis in Eclipse Grey Metallic but it is not in a garage
Asterix is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 1st July 2011   #3
woodsy28
woodsy28 is
has no status.
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 1
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Re: vivaro black smoke problem

Quote:
Originally Posted by craiganderson View Post
HI CAN ANYONE HELP OR ADVISE ME OF WHAT TO DO WITH MY VIVARO VAN (APART FROM SET IT ON FIRE!) IVE HAD AN RE-CON ENGINE PUT IN A FEW MONTHS AGO THATS THE BLOCK AND HEAD, ALL OTHER COMPONENTS ARE FROM PREVIOUS ENGINE,BUT HAS HAD NEW EGR VALVE AND TURBO PUT IN, NOW WHEN STARTING IT FROM COLD OR EVEN AFTER HALF HOUR OF DRIVIN IT A HUGE CLOUD OF BLACK SMOKE WILL POP OUT
THEN SLOWLY CLEAR UP BUT WHILST DRIVING IT STILL APPEARS UNDER HIGH REVS AND SEEMS LIKE HASNT GOT FULL POWER BUT STILL DRIVES OK. ANYONE KNOW WHY??? THANKS
I have a 2005 Vauxhall Vivaro I have the same problem with black smoke check there is no air leaks from intercooler pipes and make sure the small pipe from the intercooler manifold housing which goes to the Turbo boost sensor located R/H side of engine bulkhead is totally clear mine was blocked (rubber pipe and brass connector) this reduced smoke and increased power loads as I was towing my caravan to campsite struggled up every hill cleaned pipe out at campsite and flew home. Still some smoke under load but 75% better.
woodsy28 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Tags
black, problem, smoke, vivaro

Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 
   

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT. The time now is 02:53 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005-2009 RenaultForums
 
Inactive Reminders By Mished.co.uk and FTP-Anime.com