2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty Q&A

2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty Question: Why does my 6.0 dielse blow blue smoke.

6.0 diesel motor acts like it is flooding and blows blue smoke. It always happens when setting at a stop light or just idleing in gear, and then accelerating it blows the blue smoke. Gradually clears and runs o.k. -
Answer 1
Sounds like you are getting oil into the turbo. Based on the info you are giving. How many miles on the engine? -
Comment 1
122,000 miles, Does this turbo come in one or three pieces???????? -
Comment 2
115000 -
Comment 3
Sound like the oil seal in the variable vane turbo, I had the same problem after I did the High pressure oil pump upgrade 123,000 miles. -