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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by S3 Paul, Aug 9, 2011.

  1. S3 Paul
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    S3 Paul Well-Known Member Regional Rep

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    [Aug 9, 2011]
    Do people do the fuel preasure reg too?
    I was also told today ( not sure how good an idea it is ) that it would be better if i connect wires to the injectors connections and while cleaning put power to it to open/close it for better cleaning?????
    Sound like a good or bad idea???
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    superkarl MAN OF STEEL

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    Both are good ideas :) go ahead
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    Theres a guide on youtube were a guy hooks his injectors up to a switch and a battery, he then squirts carb cleaner into them while firin them up. I just chucked the injectors and fpr into my ulytasonci cleaner, semt todo the trick :).
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    5ean S3 Owner VCDS Map User

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    I dont the same as Dani.. Although i put mine through 3 washes as the first 2 washes were still brining out dirt..
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    Sam_ Down under

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    Is it worth doing on a 60k mile engine?
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    Done mine and the weekend and fpr work very well.
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    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    It might clean the quicker if you can open them with a battery but serveral cleans in the bath should have the same effect. I'd recommend doing this on any car once a year.
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    ANDYMC_TQS FIRE UP THE QUATTRO

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    i just did both on my quattro and my mates s3 and it made a world of difference the first time but nut expecting to feel the differnce next time i do it as they wont be as bad next time. took 5 washes this time
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