Injector removal 3 - 179 CID engine

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Re: Injector removal 3 - 179 CID engine

Post by Stan Disbrow » Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:36 am

Hi,

My 350C is early, 1978, and has the spring isolator. Yeah, they make a horrible noise when they go. Like someone with a sledgehammer in the bell housing.

I suspect a spun rod bearing. One edge of a shell bearing slipping under the edge of the other makes enough extra load where the engine won't turn over via the starter or by hand. Yet the load isn't so great it quits at idle. Sounds just like the description.

Either way it is pull the engine time.....

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Re: Injector removal 3 - 179 CID engine

Post by Lavoy » Sat Jun 23, 2018 3:50 pm

Usually they would, I just don't think that is what it is, but I guess possible.
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