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Old 08-29-2001, 12:37 AM
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Question fuel milage

Hi, This is Zee. I am new to this . I have 1990 200TE (yess 200). Being a 2 liter 4 cylinder , I should get ,at the least 8 km/liter (this is how it is calculated in this part of the world). What I am getting now is 4km/liter.

I have changed the injector nozzels, fuel pumps (both), tuning,checked the tire pressure, there is no dragging. I have not changed the fuel pump relay. could that be the problem. any advice would be of great help. Zee
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Old 08-29-2001, 12:50 AM
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When was the last time the oxygen sensor was replaced?

If it is gone, it could cause the engine to run rich.
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Old 08-29-2001, 12:52 AM
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Have you also checked the timing, plugs, points, air and fuel filters? Does the engine idle OK, run smoothly? Any strange symptoms, like short on power or hard to start?
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Hi jhon , all that you have mentioned have been checked. no abnormal , except while desselarting the car gallops(sort of!!)

Ali , no the oxygen sensor was never changed. I shall also try that. thankz
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