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I am noticing an odor of exhaust gases in my cab when I remote start the truck and warm it up when it's cold out. Never had a problem in the summer time. Truck only has 10,000 miles on it and I'm worried? First diesel truck purchase. Can anyone help..
 

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Don't take this the wrong way.. the forum search function at the top of the page works very well. You can plug in key words and it will search every post/thread.

I remember reading about your issue in the past, searched "diesel exhaust smell" and found this for you.

http://www.thedieselstop.com/forums/f149/diesel-exhaust-smell-462938/

My guess, cracked downpipe. Nothing major, take it to your dealer.
 

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No problem, welcome to the forum. A wealth of knowledge in here from a lot of people.
 

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I'd say it's the vent sucking in the tailpipe exhaust due to wind direction before it's a cracked downpipe. Next time make sure the vent system is on RECIRCULATE and see that helps. If you really want to see if there is a leak just pop the hood and use your nose.

Pretty doubtful it's any sort of under hood piping.
 

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I have zero smell from my truck, nothing out of the tailpipe or the motor.

If you smell diesel fumes, there is a leak somewhere before the DPF.
 
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