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Mazda BT 50 3.0L injector problems

The vehicle will start when pushed and run for a while, fairly far if you are not too heavy footed, but will not start off the key. There is no diesel coming out of the injectors when the engine is cranked. The fuses are all ok. The agent, 2000kms away, says that the high pressure pump and injectors require replacing - very costly and as I am in a country not covered by the warranty and it looks like I'm paying. The vehicle has done just over 40 000kms. Not a very good example for Mazda if I have to replace the pump and injectors. Help please.

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  • chipalapala Dec 20, 2008

    This is a common rail system and, as such, does not have a conventional inline or rotary injector pump. Incorrect pump timing would not prevent fuel from being injected on cranking which is the main fault at this stage. Ergo, heater plugs.

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    squeak coming from 2009 Mazda BT 50 3.0 Turbo diesel injector area

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I don't think there is any problem with injectors but the cause could be pump
just loosen the pump bolts a little bit so that you can move the pump with leverage to advance
check the heater plugs as well

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  • yanal Dec 27, 2008

    as it is CRDI check for the supply to the injectors

    when the ignation is ON it should positive direct & negative on cranking get it checked with test lamp

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