ENGINE FUEL INJECTORS

         
Number 960097T   MIC: HQZ
Company: U.S. COAST GUARD HEADQUARTERS   Company Official: RJD
Model Name: FUEL INJECTORS   Model Year:
Problem 1: ENGINE FUEL INJECTORS      
Problem 2: FAULTY      
HIN   Case Open Date: 10/22/1996
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date:
Units 1561   Campaign Open Date 11/26/1997
Boat Type   Campaign Close Date 12/1/1998
Severity: H   Last Date: 6/30/1999
Comments:  
HOLLY PERFORMANCE NOTIFIED COAST GUARD OF THE PROBLEM. HOLLY SUPPLIES PARTS TO PCM. FUEL INJECTORS CAN STICK IN OPEN POSITION DUE TO REACTION BETWEEN A FLUID USED IN ASSEMBLY AND GASOLINE - RESULTS CAN BE HYDROSTATIC PISTON LOCK OR GAS LEAKAGE . THIS APPLIES TO ENGINES FITTED WITH THROTTLE BODY INJECTORS (TBI) ONLY (FORD 5.8 LITER). FIX IS TO REPLACE THE HOLLY TBI WITH ANOTHER HOLLY UNIT. CONVERTED CASE TO CAMPAIGN AND ASSIGNED TO PMC USING USCG CREATED MIC FOR CONTROL - PMC (ENGINE MFG.) AGREED TO CONDUCT RECALL AS PER PHONCON M. McKINNEY 10/96. RJD 11/96 DNR RECEIVED. 02/97 CUR 1 rcvd. 05/97 cur 2 rcvd. 08/97 cur 3 rcvd. CUR 4 RCVD 10/97. cur 5 rcvd 01/98. CUR 6 4/98!@ CUR 7 9/98!@ CAMPAIGN IS CLOSED 75% REPAIRED