dirty injectors (NEED HELP) - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource

2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech General discussion of 2.9L and 3.0L V6 Ford Ranger engines.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-04-2008
03 EDGE's Avatar
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: tampa fl
Posts: 4
dirty injectors (NEED HELP)

i still have a miss in cylinder 4 and 6 and still idles rough and i belive it could be the injectors clogged has anyone had a problem with there injectors clogged abd if so what where the symptoms and how did you fix the problem...i have heard alot of this sea foam stuff and what is the best way to use it to clean the injectors and how affective is it?

p.s ive already checked the and changed the plugs and wires, checked the coil pack and changed the fuel filter and was a bit dirty in there that is why i belive it could be the injectors...any help is great thanx
Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2008
INT3RC3PTOR's Avatar
Veteran Status Achieved
iTrader: (4)
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Minnesooooota
Posts: 8,203
im actually having this same problem with my 5.0 lately. im working on it tomarrow to figure it out but i think its either the injectors or maybe a bad plugs. but it has 2 new coilpacks and wires are brand new. and the ruff idle/hesitation used to only happen every once in a while but its now happening alot. so im slighty lost but im hoping to figure it out at my buddys shop tomarrow
Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2008
Hot Wheels's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Maple Plain, MN
Posts: 211
When I had my misfires, I took it to our mechanic who had a cleaner that the public can't buy. Worked great on my working injectors, but my misfires were due to the coil on the injector failing and an injecter sticking closed. I replaced both myself, not that hard of a fix with a Haynes or Chilton manual, just a lot of time.
Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HELP please.. Swapping injectors Mr3kGT 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 0 10-24-2013 10:40 PM
dirty dirty mossyoak03 Snapshots 22 07-21-2009 02:39 AM
HELP!! Injectors.. 02oregonedge+ 4.0L OHV & SOHC V6 Tech 0 09-16-2008 07:53 PM
injectors instalation (HELP) FiNkEy 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 9 03-17-2008 06:34 PM
Question about Injectors..... Kosmo04 Forced Induction & N20 Tech 11 12-08-2005 03:29 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:47 AM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.