Having a problem with your motor vehicle is basic, because unfortunately recent vehicles are more and more difficult and consequently subject to more and more possible breakdowns. Today we’re going to try to help you to resolve an injection problem on your Renault Latitude . This is a problem that is especially irritating because it can sooner or later bring your car to non starting or broken engine unit. To do this, first we will find out how injection functions, then, what are the different concerns that can exist on a Renault Latitude injectors , and finally, how to resolve them.


What is the purpose of the injection of a Renault Latitude?

So we commence our content page by promptly explaining how an injection system functions so that you have all the info you need to figure out the failures connected with it. < br>
The injection system of a Renault Latitude handles the fuel intake into the engine unit , it replaces the old carburettors. It has the benefit to be a lot more precise and to come, under pressure, to launch the fuel in the engine unit. The injection pump takes care of pressurizing the fuel and transferring it to the injectors, and the injectors will release the fuel in the form of micro-drops into the cylinders of your Renault Latitude. The benefit of fuel injection is to have a much more precise dosage than a carburettor and to allow a better air/fuel mixture and consequently a better combustion.

What are the different injection problems on Renault Latitude?

Now in this second component, we are going to see the different injection problems and their symptoms that you may confront on your Renault Latitude .

Injection pump problems Renault Latitude

To start, we will find out the injection pump problems on your Renault Latitude, there are not many of them, they are quite often recurrent but we will outline them below:

  • Electronic problem of the high pressure pump: If you have an electronic problem, the pressure in your injection system may be too high or too low which will bring about a bad air/fuel mixture and consequently a bad combustion and thus alter the performance of the engine unit of your Renault Latitude.
  • Leakage from the injection pump of your Renault Latitude: If you have a major leakage problem, the result will be much the same as if you have a lack of pressure, you will not have enough pressure and consequently the combustion of your fuel will not be good

Regarding the outcomes and symptoms of a fuel pump problem on a Renault Latitude , you will undoubtedly feel, a lack of power, your engine unit grazing, dark smoke emissions…

Injectors problems Renault Latitude

Now we proceed to the injector problems on Renault Latitude . Injectors are the end of your injection system, here are the different problems you may encounter:

  • Dirty Renault Latitude injectors: This can happen because of poor fuel quality, they will let less fuel through or more if they are completely clogged. So you will possibly have one or more cylinders that are not working properly.
  • Leaky Renault Latitude injector: It’s quite often at the high pressure seals that an injector can leak, it can also, more rarely, be cracked or broken.
  • Injector Renault Latitude HS: This is the circumstance when your injectors are completely clogged or when you have an electronic problem, it will not let anything go.

Concerning the symptoms of injector problems on your Renault Latitude it is about the same as for a defective injection pump. You may encounter problems with starting, throttle response, power loss, and smoke emission.

How to solve an injection problem on a Renault Latitude?

To finish our article on the injection problems on Renault Latitude , we will try to give you the solutions that exist to resolve these problems.
If after a precise analysis it’s your injection pump that is the main cause of your problems, it will unfortunately be very complicated to intervene on the trouble without changing the component, this change quite often goes with the replacement of the injectors, and occasionally the tank, it will take between 2000 and 3000 euros for the whole, try to get some diagnostics and estimates before starting any repair.
Regarding a problem with an injector there are various solutions depending on your concerns, here they are:

  • Dirty injector: You can clean the injectors of your Renault Latitude, do not think twice to seek advice from our content page on this subject to get the process. If it doesn’t work, you will have to change them.
  • Leaky injector: The replace and the purchase of a joint kit will only cost you a few tens of euros, but you still need to have the ability to replace it, do not think twice to seek advice from our content page on the injectors that leak on Renault Latitude, to have all the solutions available to you.
  • Injector HS: Finally, last solution, your injector is broken or doesn’t work anymore, in general, the replacement of an injector costs around 500 euros labor included.

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