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Car stopped and cannot get it to fire. Spark is ok.

Checked fuel pump and gas it getting to the rail but it doesn't seem to be getting any further. How do you check if the injectors are working.

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The injectors are checked with a computer. You can either buy a adapter and download the software for your computer or you can buy a hand held or you can take it in to be checked. Before doing any of this. remember all ars have the same things to check.
1 air
2 fuel
3 fire

so start with air. Make sure air is getting from the filter to the throtle body.

then check fuel. you said you are getting fuel but are you getting fuel at the correct psi. for a couple of bucks you can buy a fuel psi guage and check if you are getting the right amount.

then if all is good next fire. Check your plugs, check the psi from your head. For a couple of bucks once again, you can buy a tester that fits directly into each spark plug hole. ake sure you are getting the correct psi in each piston. if not you probably have a bad head gasket. Also check your coil, and spark plug wires.

if it isn't any of these then go to the computer. you probably have a sensor gone bad at this point. If you need any help on any of this just ask me for som advise I check my email every day.


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Have you check your disitior

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