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Old 03-11-2014, 11:13 PM
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would the improperly torqued injectors, particularly the loose tooth one cause me the rough idle and smoke grief?
Yes, if they were all loose and not sealing properly you would be loosing compression causing uneven firing as well as incomplete combustion...
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