The picture below is a fuel rail from a BA Falcon RTV ute. Customer complaint was rough running, excessive fuel usage and stalling at lights. After a scan and fuel pressure check the rail was removed to inspect a suspect fuel pressure regulator. When the fuel pressure regulator was removed we noticed heavy contamination blocking the return ports on the regulator. Further inspection with a bore scope in the rail showed internal rust. A replacement rail and fuel pressure regula
Pictured below are Toyota Aurion V6 oil cooler hose's, failed hose on the left, superseded part on the right.
This has become a major issue for TMCA with multiple failures.
Unfortunately all Lexus vehicles have been given priority and the superseded part is on back order, expected delivery times are continually delayed. ...
When the rubber hose fails, oil is pumped from the engine possibly causing premature engine failure and possible dangerous road conditions.