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  1. Leaking fuel injector O-ring?

    C900 Workshop
    Hi Folks, I just joined. 1988 900S (DOHC) w/274,000 miles. The car sat for five months. After changing all filters, fluids, and valve cover gasket (old leak), car started fine but "click" soon developed under hood along with gas smell. Saw obvious leak at injector #2 junction with manifold...
  2. replacing vacuum lines

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I'm sure this has been asked and answered many times over on this site, but I don't see a definitive answer. Is there a vacuum line kit available? I'd like to just replace all the lines I can with the proper length and diameter hoses. Everywhere I look the answer is something like, "Grab 5 ft of...
  3. Fuel Smell in Cabin and Under Hood

    C900 Workshop
    Hi everyone. Ive got a fuel smell in the cabin. It is intermittent. It is strong enough to make me nauseous. I don't think its pump related as there is a strong fuel smell when opening the hood, so it seems to be coming from there (also intermittent) I have checked the fuel rail, pressure...
  4. Car Starting

    C900 Workshop
    My 1987 900 turbo starts just fine cold. I took it to grocery store last night and was inside for 15-20 minutes, returned to the car and it would just crank and crank without turning all of the way over. Smelled of fuel in the car. Let it sit for about 15-20 more minutes and then cranked until...