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Old 03-14-2010, 10:22 PM   #1
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This is my first New Old fuel injected, computerized vehicle- been driving around and patching up older cars. Loved the look and feel of this 1994 SE 3800, so bought on impulse- to find I have a way to go before it can become my ride. Found fuel leaking out of one of the lines going into ? whatever it is that is at the top of the block under the 3800 top cover.
There are 2 fuel lines there. Fuel spills out from one of them where the line goes into a component about 3/4" wide, seems like there'* a blockage there. Anyone know what that component is called? or can anyone give sound advice on how to begin to evaluate the problem... (Pretty please).
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Sounds like your fuel rail. Is it leaking from the clips that go from plastic lines to the steel rails? Could be a bad seal. Your dealing with about 45psi there.
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