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Old 09-10-2003, 08:58 PM
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190e fuel delivery problem

Help! My 1985 gas engined non-16v 190e quit. I drove it home and parked it in the garage, the next day it started and quit. It cranks over fine. I have spark. I have compression. I have cracked a fuel line connection at the fuel distributor and there is gas. I do not know how much pressure as I don't have a gauge. If I pour gas in the intake it will run for about 5 seconds until the gas is cleared out and dies. Any ideas?
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Old 09-11-2003, 08:43 AM
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Clogged fuel injector(s) or fuel filter maybe?

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Old 09-11-2003, 04:12 PM
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You need greater than 40+ psi at the injectors for them to open. I would suspect low pressure - bad regulator or fuel pump.

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