Date: Fri, 06 Nov 1998 09:41:12 GMT From: njahnopsamejanews.com Subject: Re: Fuel injector noise.
In article <364201ec.23413727nopsam.sgi.net>, bakernopsamnet (Tim Baker) wrote: > I have a '92 900 with 105k miles. Recently the fuel injecters have > started to make a pretty loud clicking sound. One of the injectors is > much louder than the others. The injectors have always made a slight > clicking noise, but it has recently become much more pronounced. The > gas mileage has not declined, nor has the performance. The engine > seems to be running just fine. > > Is this typical of aging injectors or is this a serious problem? > Should I consider having them replaced? Would it be likely for them > to fail suddenly and leave me stranded? What should I expect to pay > to have the injectors replaced? > > Any help would be greatly appreciated. > > Tim. > -- > Carson Lanski Scholarship Fund & Humidor Auction: > http://www.cigargroup.com/chaz > http://www2.crosswinds.net/pittsburgh/~baker/ > The 3rd injector on my 84 900T16 (140,000 miles) used to click every time the car was started, and then only stop after about 5 - 10 minutes of driving. I put some fuel injector cleaner in the tank a couple of times and now it has more or less stopped. My friends Jaguar XJS does exactly the same thing (120,000 miles) so I guess it is just dirt build up in the injector. -----------== Posted via Deja News, The Discussion Network ==---------- http://www.dejanews.com/ Search, Read, Discuss, or Start Your Own