The Benefits of Buying Fuel, Carbs, and Intakes
Purchasing performance fuel systems, drag racing carburetors, and intake parts for your car, truck, or SUV provides a lot of benefits. Replacing your carburetor with a high performance carburetor will help increase engine power and performance. For additional power, upgrading from a carburetor to a performance fuel injection system will transform your engine into a well-tuned power plant. Upgrading the fuel pump will allow adequate fuel supply for your performance engine's needs as well. JEGS offers a wide selection of fuel, carb, and intake components to customize your vehicle. We also offer many diesel performance parts for your truck or SUV to help with your towing, hauling, or off-road needs.
Buying quality fuel, carburetor, and intake parts or even a drag racing fuel injection system can be overwhelming and confusing. There are many different factors to consider when shopping fuel, carbs, and intakes including different brands, prices, warranties, performance capabilities, and much more. Because there are many options available, it is important to do your research and get all your questions answered prior to making a final purchase. If you are trying to learn more about fuel, carb, or intake products, we can help you along the way. JEGS offers a large selection of high performance fuel systems and racing carburetors for sale. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about fuel, carbs, and intakes:
How To Use Fuel System Cleaner And Clean A Fuel System
There are a wide variety of fuel system cleaners available to help clear your vehicle's fuel system from the tank to the engine combustion chamber. Most of them are simple to use by adding a bottle of the cleaner to a full gas tank and then driving the vehicle until it is at approximately 1/4 full before refueling. Additional fuel system cleaning requires the removal of components, such as the intake and throttle body, and using cleaners to remove carbon build up. Replacing the fuel filter at this time is also recommended to complete a fuel system cleaning.
How To Depressurize A Fuel System
To depressurize a fuel system, the first thing to look for is a Schrader valve in the fuel feed line. This valve looks similar to a tire valve with a pin in the middle protected by a plastic cap. Pressing on the pin will release the pressure. If a Schrader valve is not present, then loosening a fuel line is the only other option, in order to release pressure. However, care must be taken to collect any spilled fuel, and cleanup of any residue around the line and anything near the line may be necessary. Do not start the engine until all fuel has evaporated to prevent a fire hazard.
What Is a Fuel System Service?
Fuel system servicing and cleaning requires the removal of components, such as the intake, throttle body, and fuel injectors, and using cleaners to remove carbon build up. The fuel filter is also replaced at this time. A fuel system additive is typically added to a full tank of gas. Fuel system pressure is checked as well as operation of the engine as it relates to the fuel system.
How To Clean A Fuel Injection System
A wide variety of fuel system cleaners are available to clean a vehicle's racing fuel injection system from the fuel cell to the exhaust valve. They work by being added to a full fuel tank and driving the vehicle until it is at approximately 1/4 full before refilling. Removing additional components, such as the intake, throttle body and fuel injectors, and using cleaners to remove carbon build up is the next level of cleaning. The fuel filter should be replaced at this time is also to complete cleaning.
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