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Posted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 12:47 pm 
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I know its not a ford but this is the best forum ive found..
I added some injector cleaner to the fuel of my car (83 mercedes 500sec v8) and let it idle for a bit it seemed okay, revved it up a bit seemed ok, took it for a drive and it was okay until i went to goa round a corner where it just had no balls at all. I nearly had to floor it to get it to go 15kmh around the corner.

Should this happen? Im a bit worried

 

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Posted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 1:26 pm 
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could be that the cleaner has stired up some s**t in the fuel tank
and blocked the fuel filter

 

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Posted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 3:19 pm 
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Dont panic it seems fine now after a big drive and its smooth as silk

 

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Posted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 4:21 pm 
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or it may have pushed some crap up into an injector and it just had to clear it out

 

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Posted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 5:59 pm 
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or it has done its job (for once) but the ecu is a bit behind

 

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