[urq] Warning about Fuel Pressure Accum.
Brendan K. Walsh
bkwalsh4201 at hotmail.com
Fri Jan 30 12:51:17 EST 2004
That's assuming excess presure would bleed off through the injectors after
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From: "Brendan K. Walsh" <bkwalsh4201 at hotmail.com>
To: "Phil Payne" <quattro at isham-research.com>; <quattro at audifans.com>;
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Sent: Friday, January 30, 2004 11:08 AM
Subject: Re: [urq] Warning about Fuel Pressure Accum.
> Interesting, I wonder what effect tweaking that would have on your
> say setting it for 5.95 bar to maintain a higher static pressure while the
> car is running. Some obvious concerns about overdoing it, but maybe
> a gain to be had for cis turbo cars, where a lean mixture is a problem at
> high rpms. I'm no expert on these systems, but maybe somebody else has an
> "If God had intended us to walk, he wouldn't have invented roller skates."
> Gene Wilder, Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Phil Payne" <quattro at isham-research.com>
> To: <quattro at audifans.com>; <urq at audifans.com>
> Sent: Friday, January 30, 2004 4:53 AM
> Subject: Re: [urq] Warning about Fuel Pressure Accum.
> > > What I am calling Fuel Pressure regulator is the Zinc Chr. Plated
> you mention, and I
> > have for the time ruled this out as you mention failure IMO is rare, but
> that was one of the
> > questions I had asked.
> > We could do with some serious post trimming on these lists.
> > I think it was Scott Mockry who discovered that this device is
> If you remove it,
> > a long Allen key (I've forgotten what size, but I know it's a freaky
> half - 3.5mm or 4.5mm)
> > passed into the unit from the tank return end will engage in an internal
> Allen screw. From
> > messing about, I suspect it's a residual pressure adjustment - but I
> that just fiddling
> > with it has restored a failed unit from 5.2 bar to the stock 5.85 bar.
> > --
> > Phil Payne
> > http://www.isham-research.com
> > +44 7785 302 803
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