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post #1 of 6 Old 04-20-2012, 10:37 AM Thread Starter
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changing fuel injectors

i was getting ready to change injectors 4 and 8 so went to remove the drain plugs under the valve covers and the head on these plugs just want to strip out
does anyone have any suggestion on how to remove these or is there some other way to prevent oil getting into my cylinders without messing with these plugs
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got one plug out and went ahead and pulled the number 8 injector and filled the cylinder full of oil, guess thats what i get for being impatient

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post #3 of 6 Old 04-20-2012, 12:24 PM
spool up that turbo!!


 
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Turkey baster with a rubber hose on the end or instal the injector hook it up and remove the glow plug and crank it over with the uvch plug remove it makes a mess but it works


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thanks did like you said made a mess and got her started she smokes like a freight train now lol i'm guessing that'll happen till whats left of that oil work its way out of the cylinders
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post #5 of 6 Old 04-20-2012, 08:32 PM
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Yea it'll start hard tell about 50-75 miles too but it'll clean up soon


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I wanna do stage 1 sticks I know I can do I my self no problem my biggest fare is it not starting back up lol


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