Land Rover 2000-05

Fuel Injectors


Removal & Installation

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:
    It may be necessary to pry on the housing to break the seal. If so, use a small block of wood as a pry point between the manifold and ram housing. NEVER pry on the fuel rail!

    Advanced EVAPS vehicles have a threaded connector.

    Battery ground cable
    Fuel system pressure
    Throttle cable
    Cruise control cable
    Harness clip from the throttle linkage bracket
    Breather hose form the plenum
    IAC connector
    TPS connector
    Plenum chamber
    Purge hose
    Crankcase breather hose
    Pressure regulator vacuum hose
    Ram housing from the intake manifold

    The 8 injector plugs
    Fuel temperature sensor connection
    Fuel feed hose form the fuel rail
    Fuel return hose from the pressure regulator

    Fuel rail and ignition coil bracket from the manifold
    Coil bracket
    Fuel rail and injectors
    Injector retaining clips and injectors
    Two O-rings from each injector


To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    New O-rings coated with silicone grease
    Injectors and clips on the rail
    Fuel rail and injectors on the manifold
    Ignition coil and bracket
    Return hose
    Fuel feed line. Torque the union to 12 ft. lbs. (16 Nm).
    All injector wiring
    Ram housing. Use Loctite 577, or equivalent, as a sealant. Torque the bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (24 Nm).
    All vacuum hoses
    All remaining wiring
    Plenum chamber. Use Loctite 577, or equivalent, as a sealant. Torque the bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (24 Nm).
    Coolant hoses
    All remaining hoses and wires
    Battery ground