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Need a Fuel Injector Specialist or Injector Cleaning in the Barking area?
Happy with the servis, very helpful, will use it again.
Brilliant. Would recommend to others and would use Adam again for sure.
Very professional, was on time,knowledgeable and friendly.Excellent work. An honest mechanic that gets the job done correctly and explains everything in great details. I am very happy and satisfied with the service.Definitely recommend to a friend.
Superb, efficient service. Thanks
They provided and a excellent repairs my nissan micra, aclutch change and also repairs to damaged bumper. The owner was friendly and provided good customer service. I would definitely recommend this garage to anyone.
Yes i would. Quick simple. No fuss andngo the job done on time.
They are very nice people. Repair the car next day. I will recommend this garage very highly. I will use them again
Flawless bodywork on my Audi; very reasonable price, highly recommended
Great and quick service
The power steering hose was replaced. Excellent job on a common focus fault. Would recommend this garage for work in future.
Great guy,reliable,affordable £380 for cambelt+drivebelt+breakpads
Really nice guy, responded quickly, did everything as agreed and called to confirm it was all done.
Fantastic, so happy :)
Good garage, quick service. They found parts I needed and fix everything within a day.
Anthony, the mechanic came around the time he said he would. Checked out my car before ordering the replacement for my defective part. He collected the part and replaced it quickly. I would definitely recommend this service if it is applicable to you.
Prompt, efficient, flexible, and seemed very competent. Would definitely use again.
Really great guys would highly recommend talked me through everything .
They were earlier than expected. Part of the problem with my car was the bonnet wouldn’t open. They work on it for a long time and finally got it open. They found that the battery needed replacing. They gave me a quote to replace the battery which I agreed to. My car is now back on the road. They emailed the receipt the next day and the battery has a 3 year warranty.
Extremely happy with the service provided. Anthony and Jay managed to put me back on the road quickly. My heater seems to be working better than before and they provide clear explanations of the work.
Quick diagnostics! spot on
Amazing quick service. Aircon have never worked better than it is now.
Great job. Thank you
Great job, didn't try to rip me off like some others.
Happy with the service, did a good job.
Friendly and fast service. Did a great job and I'm confident I'll use his services again. Definitely recommended!
Analysed my blowing exhaust found out it was a blowout from the gaskets. had to buy replacement parts direct from Subaru which was costly but no where else stocked them. The mechanic picked up the parts and replaced a few days later. Friendly & Talkative mechanic. will 100% recommend.
Excelent mechanic, very clean, detail orientated when it comes to disassemble any car parts. He has a very wide experience and knows how to fix a lot of stuff, from Xenon headlights issues to closing door issues. He has a professional diagnostics tool (for all the card brands) so he can check your car for any faults/errors. I will work with him in the future and I will definetly recommend him for his great work, and great tips regarding my car.
Brilliant , was at my home within a hour , done a great job . Friendly and definitely reliable !
The fuel pump is responsible for pumping fuel into the cylinders of the engine and performs an extremely important function in the running of a car.
Fuel injectors are susceptible to becoming dirty and often require cleaning, when they become clogged they can cause noticeable problems when driving.
There are some tell-tale signs that your fuel injector needs cleaning so as soon as you see the following indicators, take your to a mechanic.
You can buy fuel injector cleaning kits and perform the job yourself, however this will require getting your hands dirty and removing the part from the engine.
Unless you are a trained professional, this can be a difficult job which is why we would recommend that you leave the work to mechanic!
However, if you would like to carry out the work yourself, here is a step by step guide on how to clean a fuel injector.
The first step is the easiest, simply go to any shop around Barking that sells car cleaning kits and get your hands on a fuel injection cleaning kit.
There may be more than one type of kit as different so make sure to get the right one for your car.
You may even have to assemble the kit yourself by buying cleaning fluid and other materials if there is not a full kit on sale.
Make sure to ask for help if you don’t know what to look for.
Each car is different and so the fuel injector will be located in different places. The easies way to find the part is by using the manual that came with your car when your first bought it. This will list where the fuel injection pump is.
This is where the job starts to get technical and we would once again recommend that you only follow these steps if you are familiar with car maintenance and are able to navigate a car engine with ease.
The fuel injectors will be connected to the fuel pump and there will be a few of them.
Remove the injectors and connect a fuel return line or U tube which will divert the fuel back to the tank.
Specific vehicles will require the complete removal of the fuel pump or relay for proper cleaning to be possible.
There should be a section in your car owners manual that tells you about how to disconnect the injectors from the pump and connect a U tube or return line so pay close attention to the instructions.
You should consult your car owners manual to locate the vacuum line, once you’ve found where it is in the engine, remove the tube.
The first thing you’ll need to do is locate the fuel pressure test port and connect your new cleaning kit.
The kit itself will have detailed instructions on how to perform this task.
The cleaner fluid itself is flammable so it’s vital that you don’t spill any of it over your engine or get it on the injectors themselves.
The cleaning kit works by shooting cleaning fluid and air at high pressure around the fuel system, however there needs to be somewhere for the air to escape just in case there is a blockage and a build up of pressure begins.
Ignoring this precaution could result in serious damage being caused to your car.
Make sure that all of the connections are properly fixed and ensure the fuel pump is switched off.
Now its time to turn on the engine.
The cleaner will then circulate through the injectors until the cycle is complete, make sure to follow the exact instructions on your specific kit as the time to leave the engine on may vary from kit to kit and engine type to engine type.
When you have switched the engine off, you will be free to remove the cleaner and reconnect all of the other parts that you have disconnected.
Once more, follow the instructions on in your car owners manual and on the cleaning kit itself to ensure this is all done properly.
Remember to close the fuel cap once you have completed cleaning your fuel injector.
This is the moment of truth and when you will find out whether you have managed to complete the job properly.
Turn on your car engine and listen to see if there are any abnormal sounds coming for the engine. If this is the case then you should take your car to a mechanic immediately and tell them what has happened.
However, if your car is still suffering from the symptoms we listed earlier in the guide, your fuel injector pump and injectors may need replacing and cleaning them has simply had no effect as they are damaged.
If cleaning the parts of the fuel injection system has not resolved your issue, you will need to take your car in for repair.
As there are several parts that make up the system there may only be certain parts that require repair or replacement so costs and time taken to complete the work will vary greatly.
If you have attempted to clean the system with using the advice above, make sure to tell the mechanic as they will likely attempt to carry this work out in a first attempt to resolve the issue.
Finding a mechanic you can trust to do a good job and charge a fair price, is not always easy, which is why we simplified the process.
We work with a network of 8,000 mechanics and garages across the UK so we can find competitive fuel injection repair and cleaning deals for you.
You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best deal in Barking, before booking online.