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I'm finally getting around to working on this car next week, and have a quick question. Apparently it has a miss in one cylinder, so I need to run a compression check after adjusting the valves. I've never played with an M127 before, but is it possible to cobble together a DIY tool for valve adjustments, vs buying the factory crows foot? Valve Adjustment Tour
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Originally Posted by agillot View Post
the spring kit number is 900 329 05 01 .if you cant find a new one [ used to be $ 50 ] get a used one .test the injectors , they are pricey if you can find them [ 619 421 3254 ] in san diego .
+1 fuel injectors are expensive and usually they are good. I would pull them out and clean.
You need the tool in the pic to clean the injectors. I usually use diesel or ATF and have even saved injectors on cars that sat over 10 years...
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