Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Re: 2000 F-350 diesel blows black smoke while accelerating
Yup yup - black smoke means lots of fuel which = more power. Your chip and your throttle foot are the culprits.
Dave / Believer45
'95 F250 power stroke 5 spd 4x2, mfg 3/95 in Kansas City, extended cab, long bed, 3:55 rears, open air filter, 285/75x16 Cooper Discoverer ATS tires, Putco master boss running boards, aluminum cap on bed, custom rear bumper (@350 lbs additional weight), scale weight full of fuel, me in it (285#) - steer 3420 drive 3160 gvw 6580, 222,000 miles on my way to a half million.