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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-28-2012, 12:35 PM Thread Starter
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Smelling a burning smell

I have a 05 lly Dmax I installed a mbrp 5 inch straight exhaust with a down pipe. Now after I drive it I smell like a burning or hot smell
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When I installed my exhaust I noticed a little bit of oil on the inside of the exhaust and it took a couple days for it to stop smelling.


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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-28-2012, 12:49 PM Thread Starter
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Ok well I hope it goes away soon I've had it on for about 2 weeks now
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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-03-2012, 08:44 PM
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is your pcv rerouted?

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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-03-2012, 09:19 PM
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is your pcv rerouted?
not to jack your thread, but what the hell is a pcv reroute? I'm new to the diesel world and learning all these upgrades is overwhelming haha
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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-03-2012, 09:22 PM
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Go Into The DIY Section And Search For The PVC Reroute, Great Explanation And How To !

2007.5 Lmm, PCV Re-route, Egr blocker plate, Cat fuel filter,5" MBRP Straight Exhaust, ATP Tunez, CTS Monitor
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No I don't. Do I need to do it
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It would explain why your smelling oil. I would do it if i was you.

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post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-05-2012, 07:19 PM
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then your probably just smeeling the difference in your exhaust...after the cat is off it smells more like a raw burnt diesel smell. way differnt smell

its funny because whenever i smell stock duramax exhaust, it reminds me of when i first got my truck.

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post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-05-2012, 07:24 PM Thread Starter
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Alright. Thanks
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