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I have a leaking fuel injector, i just replaced the o rings but still leaks

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I have had the seal go bad internally before and make it spray right out of the connector, also have had them leak right out of the body due to a split seam which might not even be visible, might be time to just put a new one in and make sure to lube the orings well when re-assembling

Posted on Nov 12, 2010

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Unscrew it and replace the "O" ring at the fitting. These "O" rings like to get old and crack.

Posted on Jun 23, 2008

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About 2 hours if you are talented in auto repair. Remember to put oil on the new O rings before you reinstall injectors, also clean out the injectors port holes.

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try replacing the whole injector. that should fix that leak.

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not very hard and takes about 2 hours if you havent done it before i would say

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Get some new O-rings, and this time put oil on them before you insert them into the fuel rail. The regulator is alright.The problem is that the o-rings can roll up, or twist when push em in dry. Had this problem once, easy fix, but was frustrating.

Posted on Mar 30, 2009

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