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Old 02-18-2009, 05:20 PM   #1
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injectors ticking

i think the fuel injectors in my car are ticking. i am going to order a stethoscope to make sure it is the injectors. but is there a way to test them with out the stethoscope? also if they are bad what should i replace them with. my svt is NA and i dont plan on going FI until i gradute college.


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I am pretty sure all stock foci injectors are loud and tick. I could be wrong though. Maybe yours is more severe but I can't tell by the description.
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Old 02-18-2009, 07:57 PM   #3
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yea my injectors tick like crazy!!! still drives fine... i think
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its just how it is with the SVT's
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the sound louder then before but i will leave them and see what they do. and run some injector cleaner through. thanks
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Old 02-18-2009, 08:53 PM   #6
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More SVTF noises, thanks for confirming what I suspected the ticking was.
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When I first got mine I heard that ticking noise and thought the car was broken lol took it to a ford dealership and asked a family friend if it was normal and he said it is. just the way the injectors work, kinda sounds like a desiel truck sometimes lol
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yeah I was also told this noise is normal. tick tick tick tick tick..kind of annoying but what can you do!
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at least its ticking, that means its still running...haha
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