Why does my 1975 2.0L Porsche 914 smoke (white) after I run it hard and then drive erratically then it quits smoking until I drive it erratically again.

Asked by Feb 18, 2013 at 03:30 PM about the 1975 Porsche 914

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Yes. this one is air cooled. So no chance of coolant due to a cracked block...no? mmmm don't know then.

Has this got Jet-tronic injection? or Bosch? anyways, there is a fuel pressure regulator what may need your attention.

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jet tronic regulator schematic shown~

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Components of the KE-Jetronic: 1. Air-flow sensor 2. Mixture-control unit 3. Fuel distributor 4. Pressure actuator 5. ECU 6. Fuel filter 7. Fuel accumulator 8. Electric fuel pump 9. Fuel injection valves (injectors) 10. Throttle-valve switch 11. Thermo-time switch 12. Cold-start valve 13. Engine-temperature sensor 14. Auxiliary-air device 15. Primate-pressure refulator

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actual stuff, if you're gonna look. am simply guessing you have a jetronic. Datsun used these too-

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Fiat as well.

Primate pressure refulator.....LOL>>LOL ya gotta be shittin' me?

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...as if??? anyone would be so INTIMATE with the Jetronic to be able to explain each of these component function. This could be this weeks GURU QUIZ??

I think this is what makes a Porsche so expensive to diagnose failures.

somehow I'm their number 2 porche 914 expert....just 'cause I knew about the jet-tronic from my Datsun and 88 Quantum too- Love these cars, not as much as hamster, but have only a passing knowledge, as my buddy with the 914 has it NOT running more than he had the thing running- THB, you're leaving me with my union suit flap undone and all the vulnabilities exposed, a "howdoo" ==good job dude, would be nice. You could be a robot.

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