How can i check injectors on 2001 A170 cdi? - Mercedes-Benz Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 10-02-2010, 11:57 AM
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Apr 2010
Posts: 4
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
How can i check injectors on 2001 A170 cdi?

hello all
i have a 2001 a170 cdi with bad smoke issue.it seems to be running fine but a lot of smoke is coming from the exhaust.it does take a couple seconds to speed up like turbo is not kicking in but it does go over 3000 rpm and drives above 70 mph. i was told that injectors might be the issue but how can i test make sure if it is the issue if it is do i have to change all of the injectors? would a scan tool tell me the info on injectors? if so what type of scan tool...thanks in advance

Last edited by kkodal; 10-02-2010 at 11:58 AM. Reason: misspel
kkodal is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 10-24-2010, 07:53 AM
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Oct 2010
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Be careful with injectors. I have just had been removing mine on a A170 Cdi (UK) model. Firstly I could not get them out as they were seriously carboned up due to a leak (to which you get a 'chuffing' sound). I had to have a garage remove them and because they were so tight they had to remove the top cap. What the garage didn't say is that once the top cap has been removed the injectors need to be reset. This cost me £600 (app$700). I got a bit of a fright, but had no alternative. Once the injectors have been sorted be very careful to watch for fuel leaks and ensure the connectors are nice and tight. either of these will cause you problems. That is it will not start. Good luck.
stuart5321 is offline  
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Sedan Forums > W168 A-Class


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
Looking to buy an A170 CDI - advice please? bendeneo W168 A-Class 8 12-03-2010 10:31 AM
A170 CDI in need of HELP Aclass Lady W168 A-Class 4 04-29-2010 10:49 AM
A170 CDI in trouble ! Aclass Lady W169 A-Class 0 02-09-2010 02:16 PM
Injectors Leaking Compression -2001 Sprinter 313 CDI xmusic General Mercedes-Benz 0 02-11-2009 01:02 PM
An A170 CDI in the USA? mr.xpowerseller General Mercedes-Benz 2 04-21-2008 08:26 AM

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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome