Are all injectors the same?


Are all injectors the same?

Ideally, all fuel injectors would be built to the same flow tolerances, but that would increase the size of fuel injectors substantially. When it comes to your diesel fuel injection system, a single injector is often the cause of an entire engine failure.

What injectors does my 7.3 have?

A 7.3 Powerstroke has eight diesel fuel injectors one for each cylinder. And at the risk of being too obvious, that’s a good thing. Because rather than a centralized fuel injection system, Ford gave each 7.3 Ford Powerstroke diesel cylinder it’s own independent fuel delivery regulator injector.

How do I know if my 7.3 needs injectors?

Check the exhaust smoke from your vehicle. White smoke is normal when starting your vehicle, but white smoke when driving indicates that there is a loose injector. Black smoke emission can also be normal when accelerating the vehicle, but if you notice black smoke at other times, this indicates a bad fuel injector.

How much do injectors cost for a 7.3 Powerstroke?

Ford F-350 Super Duty Fuel Injector Replacement costs $2258 on average.

Car Service Estimate
2002 Ford F-350 Super DutyV8-7.3L Turbo Diesel Service typeFuel Injector Replacement Estimate$5434.69
2001 Ford F-350 Super DutyV8-7.3L Turbo Diesel Service typeFuel Injector Replacement Estimate$5434.69

How do you know if you need a new fuel injector?

Idling Gets Rough It’s telling you that there may be dirty fuel injectors at work. Dirty fuel injectors are only one of several engine problems that can result in rough idling and engine stalling. If you notice these issues in your car, come in for a Complete Vehicle Inspection.

Can you clean your own fuel injectors?

Most fuel injector cleaning kits can be used for any type of vehicle, but you should read the package or ask a store clerk to make sure. You can purchase a cleaning kit in an auto store or online. Full kits usually cost just under $100 each. You can also purchase the items in fuel injector cleaner kits separately.