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Forum: 928 Forum
05-12-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,586
Posted By peanut

Talking yes force of habit I meant the fuel pump relay...

yes force of habit I meant the fuel pump relay bypass .On a 944 its a double relay called the DME relay

I have been saying check the fuel pressure and the FPR and vacuum all along and been...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-12-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,586
Posted By peanut

what the hell does 'SOLID ' mean ? can't we talk...

what the hell does 'SOLID ' mean ? can't we talk in proper English anymore ?
What is anyone supposed to deduce from that ?

60 psi is too high under any conditions but once again you do not tell...
05-11-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By peanut

I wasn't being critical ...just thorough.;) You...

I wasn't being critical ...just thorough.;)
You cannot measure fuel delivery rate at the pump or filter because it is at the fuel rail that the fuel pressure is important...where it supplies the...
05-11-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By peanut

fuel delivery rate should be measured at the fuel...

fuel delivery rate should be measured at the fuel rail not the filter or you'll get a false flow rate figure. ;)
05-11-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By peanut

you have changed so many components that its...

you have changed so many components that its extremely difficult to know what might be wrong.
What you do know is that everything is functioning otherwise the engine would not start at all.

I...
05-09-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By peanut

NO! thats not right . Please read what I have...

NO! thats not right .
Please read what I have written .

If there was anything wrong with the speed sensor the engine would not start at all.
There is nothing wrong with your speed sensor....
05-09-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By peanut

you're not listening ? ....... testing the...

you're not listening ? .......

testing the delivery rate of the injectors would be pretty difficult and completely pointless.!

What I suggested was that you remove the test nut from the fuel...
05-09-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By peanut

short answer the fuel SUPPLY RATE and PRESSURE...

short answer
the fuel SUPPLY RATE and PRESSURE are the first priorities to test
second thing to test is the speed sensor.

carry out ALL tests using a 3x wire DME relay bypass......... NOT a DME...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-08-2019, 02:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,586
Posted By peanut

why are you guessing at the possible causes...

why are you guessing at the possible causes without doing any testing ?

Next thing is you are going to be randomly replacing components and if that doesn't work you'll have lost any chance of ...
05-07-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By peanut

where did you read that the engine temperature...

where did you read that the engine temperature sensor doesn't have a bearing on starting the car ??/

It is THE most important sensor bar none......... it is the sensor that the ECU uses to control...
05-03-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

sorry I was being facetious :) it was a 79 and...

sorry I was being facetious :) it was a 79 and had awesome power which was hard to contain even with an auto box . Mostly I enjoyed just trundling around my neighbourhood treating everyone to...
05-03-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

yes I bigged the engine size up lol :) it was...

yes I bigged the engine size up lol :) it was only a measly 4.7 L really. :icon501:

yes very thirsty. .Every time I had to drive anywhere I immediately worked out how much it was going to cost...
05-02-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

What utter rubbish ! A typical uninformed...

What utter rubbish !

A typical uninformed opinion of someone that knows nothing about the UK health care system has never contributed to it or benefited from it .!
The UK health care system is...
05-02-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

thanks ......the mind is willing but the body is...

thanks ......the mind is willing but the body is weak now.......
Or is it the mind is weak and.........?

i'm grateful if I can get out of bed for the day these days lol.

I've just replaced the...
05-02-2019, 07:07 AM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

You may wax lyrical about NI contributions and...

You may wax lyrical about NI contributions and tax here in the UK but when you reach the rip old age of 70 like me then you'll start to appreciate the State pension and free TV License and most of...
05-01-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

well at least we havn't got mass unemployment and...

well at least we havn't got mass unemployment and homeless like you have in the US .................and we've also got a free Health Service to be grateful for .:)
05-01-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

thats a shame !... ;) I loved the 5.2L 928 I once...

thats a shame !... ;) I loved the 5.2L 928 I once owned and have always dreamed of owning another V8 but with petrol prices as high as they are in the UK its going to stay a dream.
05-01-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 42
V8
Views: 2,719
Posted By peanut

I know nothing about sticking a v8 into a 944 but...

I know nothing about sticking a v8 into a 944 but I have seen and read of several being done .

just type in 944 Ls1 into youtube .
https://youtu.be/eUf8s2ap4ZQ

If it were me I think I'd be...
05-01-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,382
Posted By peanut

yes agree 100%. You really do need to remove as...

yes agree 100%.
You really do need to remove as much rusty metal as possible. Its easy and cheap to buy a wire brush attachment for a high speed drill if you haven't access to a grinder and...
05-01-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,382
Posted By peanut

I hate to say it but if there is that much rust...

I hate to say it but if there is that much rust showing on the outside then its going to be a whole lot worse on the inside out of sight. he sills on these cars rust from the inside out .


The...
05-01-2019, 06:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By peanut

there are a lot of tests missing from your check...

there are a lot of tests missing from your check list like ,

Engine coolant temperature sensor
FPV
AFM
TPS
vacuum system

If the car has not been run for 3x years you will definitely need to...
04-13-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 12,933
Posted By peanut

they arn't ! you cannot measure the voltage of...

they arn't !
you cannot measure the voltage of the injectors with a multimeter whilst they are working .

You need a occiloscope to show the injector voltage whilst firing

As I have said...
04-13-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 12,933
Posted By peanut

Power to the injectors is supplied by the first...

Power to the injectors is supplied by the first DME relay and is constantly hot whilst the ignition key is switched to on.

Unless there is a short or a poor connection to the injectors the issue...
04-09-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,657
Posted By peanut

good move ! hopefully that was all it was

good move ! hopefully that was all it was
04-08-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 12,933
Posted By peanut

Ahh I wasn't aware that the early 944 had an...

Ahh I wasn't aware that the early 944 had an extra positive supply cable on the positive battery terminal.
That is the permanent direct feed to terminal 30 on the fuse relay board that supplies...
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