[DML] Re: Injectors
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[DML] Re: Injectors



The difference in injectors is usually the pressure at which they open 
and how much they open at different pressures. Therefore, it is a good 
idea to use the correct ones. Five different numbers can look the same 
on the outside but all perform very differently.

I am not a big fan of cleaning injectors - I personally do not believe 
it is worth while. If more than one injector is leaking, either they 
were not cleaned properly or I would be suspect that the fuel system 
has had some moisture in it. That could mean some of the other seating 
surfaces may be scored too. If one is leaking I would suggest 
replacing them all - with the correct ones - and doing another 
pressure test.

BTW, a leaking injector usually means a rough running engine 
especially at cruse and idle. Any symptoms?

Harold McElraft - 3354

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "stainlessilusion" <5n-@xxxx> wrote:
> Seems my injectors are the cause of the fuel system loosing pressure.
> When the engine is off and system pressurized I notice on a few of
> them that the fuel is slowly seeping out of the valve. These were
> purchased new in 01, cleaned a year ago, and I currently have 
injector
> cleaner running through the car. Does this mean internal springs are
> shot?  What are the differences between 0 437 502 022 injectors and
> the 0 437 502 047  or 004 injectors... I'm guessing the connectors?
> -----Dani B. #5003






To address comments privately to the moderating team, please address:
moderators@xxxxxxxxxxx

For more info on the list, tech articles, cars for sale see www.dmcnews.com

To search the archives or view files, log in at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews 
Yahoo! Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews/

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
    dmcnews-unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

<*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:
    http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
 




Home Back to the Home of PROJECT VIXEN


Copyright 2006 ProjectVixen.com.  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.
DMCForum Mailing List Archive  DMCNews Mailing List Archive  DMC-UK Mailing List Archive