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    running rich?

    ive just had a full system and decat fitted on my coupe turbo and ever since it has started to let a load of smoke out the back.the mpg has dropped loads and i can only average about 16mpg.any ideas what it could be?could a remap sortr it out

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    Quote Originally Posted by smithy874 View Post
    ive just had a full system and decat fitted on my coupe turbo and ever since it has started to let a load of smoke out the back.the mpg has dropped loads and i can only average about 16mpg.any ideas what it could be?could a remap sortr it out
    what colour smoke? any lights on dash

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    its white its just had a new vxr turbo fitted a few months ago.theres no lights on dash m8

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    Quote Originally Posted by smithy874 View Post
    its white its just had a new vxr turbo fitted a few months ago.theres no lights on dash m8
    have u noticed coolent dropped???

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    never checked m8 il have a look now.u can smell the smoke its not like burning oil though

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    Quote Originally Posted by smithy874 View Post
    never checked m8 il have a look now.u can smell the smoke its not like burning oil though
    does it smell fishy i no that sounds odd but if it does thats coolent!!!

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    the coolent levels fine

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    its a wierd smell like and ideas how to prevent it it a bit embarasing when parked up then pulling away again then puffs of smoke coming oot the back lol

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