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How can I test for no spark on my injector?

How can I test for no spark on my injector?

1) Test for spark at the plug end of the wire using a spark tester. If none found, check for power supply on the + terminal of the coil with the key on. 2) Test for injector pulse using a small bulb called a noid light. If none found, check for power supply at one side of the injector with the key on.

What to do about no pulse fuel injector?

1. Lubricate new lower (small) o-rings with automatic transmission fluid and push on nozzle end of injector until it presses against injector fuel filter. 2. Install steel injector back up washer in counterbore of fuel meter body. 3. Lubricate new upper (large) o-rings with automatic transmission fluid and install directly over the back up washer.

Is there an injector pulse while cranking the engine?

The engine will run if you either spray starting fluid down the throttle body or hook up a remote start switch. If you use the key, there is no injector pulse while cranking. As you let go of the key and return it to the run position, the injectors give one squirt.

What should fuel pressure be on a TBI fuel injection system?

Fuel Pressure is critical to the operation of a fuel injection system. Always check to insure that you have the proper fuel pressure. Fuel pressure should be a constant 10 – 15 PSI on a TBI fuel injection system and is typically around 12 – 13 psi. Higher pressure than 15 psi indicates that there is an issue with the installation.

What is the TBI code on a 1990 Chevy truck?

Consult a service manual or see below for any check engine light code definitions. You can use a late 80’s or early 90’s GM TBI definition. If you have access to a scan tool use a hook up for a 1990 350 cu. in. 5.7L Chevrolet truck. For some scan tools enter VIN 10th“L” 3rd“C” 8th“K”.

Why is there no fuel spray from injector?

On the way home it stopped and hasn’t run for weeks now. There is fuel and pressure at the injector but no spray. There is a red wire and blue wire there. The red has 12 volts, the blue is supposed to pulse on cranking. It does not pulse.

What kind of fuel injector does a V6 engine have?

Refer to this wiring diagram, click here. The throttle body assembly is equipped with 1 (4-cylinder engines) or 2 (V6 engines) electronic fuel injectors in order to supply fuel to regulate the air/fuel mixture.

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Ruth Doyle