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post #7 of (permalink) Old 03-31-2019, 06:42 AM
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I bought a set of injectors several years back and one leaked as described and hydrolocked my engine. Fortunately, it did not bend a rod. Whew! But it pisses me off products are put out that can damage your engine. I pulled my fuel rail and turned key in first position to charge fuel pressure and it just dripped out of one. I guess I got lucky. But this taught me a lesson that if I ever do another injector job, I will look for leaking injectors before I reinsert rail.

2005 S430 4Matic 'Morton' W220.183 722.671 Rest in Peace

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