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Who Knows a Great Fuel Injection Mechanic Around Longview?



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Old 02-17-2005, 07:44 AM   #1
 
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Who Knows a Great Fuel Injection Mechanic Around Longview?

Hey fellas: Does anybody know a really good fuel injection mechanic in our area that can look at my Vortec 350? I've had a long history of running rich on one bank of cylinders that keeps on wiping out the associated catalytic converter and wasting gas.
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Old 02-17-2005, 08:35 AM   #2
 
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I'm no mechanic but its possible it may have something to do with the whipple. Apparently the fuel system controller that comes with it isn't the best, but thats really a guess more than anything

I think any shop with a good scanner (like a Tech2) would have a good chance of telling you what is wrong.
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Old 02-17-2005, 10:24 PM   #3
 
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I'm no mechanic but its possible it may have something to do with the whipple. Apparently the fuel system controller that comes with it isn't the best, but thats really a guess more than anything

I think any shop with a good scanner (like a Tech2) would have a good chance of telling you what is wrong.
Thanks Whifflebat, but that's the reason I want an experienced fuel injection tech. Most of us know enough to be dangerous, but really don't know crap

The Whipple package on the '96 Vortec 5.7L does not have a computer interface like the late model Vortec engines. This problem is either a MAF/O2 input problem, a mechanical problem or a computer problem.
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