Engine is 5.8 liter. Fuel injection. I changed filters during the tuneup I did last month. I would like to check the vapor recovery system before paying a shop to do any work such as cleaning injectors. Some are not that talented. That's why I do most of my repairs and maintenance myself. But the shop manual for Ford e-series is not
Do you know where the evap emissions fuel vapor canister and and control valve are located? They do not appear to be visible under the hood or doghouse. Running boards preclude easy access to the black box beneath the driver's floorboard. I suspect it may be inside that metal box but will need a lift to remove the box.
As for fuel injectors, have you tried fuel additives like Techron or Seafoam? Could the government-sponsored ethanol push foul the injectors? Do you know the going rate for professional fuel injector cleaning.
Saturday, December 8th, 2012 AT 7:03 PM