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hola buenas tardes to everybody this is my first post i have just bought my first discovery a 1997 300tdi which is left hand drive as i live in southern spain, my problem is with black smoke under load i have read all the topics on the forum about fitting an egr blanking plate & i have done this but iam still getting black smoke under load is there a problem with the injectors or does the problem lye with the fuel pump thanks in anticipation

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How much black smoke?

Check the air filter is not blocked and the intake hoses are not collapsing (particularly the little 90 degree one coming out of the turbo) as restriction in the air intake means smoke because there is not enough air to burn the fuel.

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