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Re: burning fuel in line
Posted by Justin VanAbrahams [Email] (more from Justin VanAbrahams) on Fri, 8 Jun 2018 13:41:36
In Reply to: Re: burning fuel in line, Rob M., Thu, 7 Jun 2018 13:48:28
I think I'd agree with the general direction of this being a fuel issue and not an ignition issue. 8v CIS cars require some unusual equipment to really test fueling - you may be best off finding a shop that has this equipment available. Any old Saab shop, obviously, but most German cars (VW, Mercedes, Porsche) also did.
In my pretty limited experience, running for a while then dying is indicative of the warmup regulator failing. My 5-door (when it still had an 8v) would make it to the same intersection every morning before giving me problems. If I could power through it I'd make it to work, but if I got stopped at light or was inattentive I'd have to pull over and wait a bit. :)
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Posts in this Thread:
- Ignition Mystery - 1985 SAAB 900 3-door, Rob M., Tue, 5 Jun 2018 21:10:59
- Re: Ignition Mystery - 1985 SAAB 900 3-door, Norval99 , Wed, 6 Jun 2018 20:31:09
- Re: Ignition Mystery - 1985 SAAB 900 3-door, Tom G , Wed, 6 Jun 2018 13:31:41
- Re: Ignition Mystery - 1985 SAAB 900 3-door, vsfoxe , Wed, 6 Jun 2018 09:21:22
- Re: Ignition Mystery - 1985 SAAB 900 3-door, RS , Wed, 6 Jun 2018 05:25:30
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