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Old 04-07-2004, 09:08 AM   #1
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my focus is ready

well the vacume leak is solved...
cam gears are in....
he charge me 140 for putting cams gears and the new gaskets !

exhaust need some weldings and fixing but its alomost there..

BUT...
now the car idles at almost 900 rpm...
is that normal with my mods ?
or could that be a faulty tps ?


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Old 04-07-2004, 01:11 PM   #2
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Old 04-07-2004, 06:21 PM   #3
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Sorry Joel, I dont know anything about the idle with your mods. I just wanted to say I was happy that you got your car back and the vacume leak fixed.
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Old 04-07-2004, 10:42 PM   #4
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shouldnt be a problem man, as long as its a steady idle, and you dont have a lumpy one
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Old 04-07-2004, 10:54 PM   #5
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when i got my 2k1 ZX3 stock it idled at like 900......... maybe my car sux lol
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yea i think they idle somewhere around there. BTW, nice job with the mods.
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Congratulations

I know that joy of getting it back you get so happy =)
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how did they fix the vacuum leak? and where was it?
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ok..
now that i have finally drive my car i have a few q?

ok...
mi car idles on drive @950 steady
on N it goes to 1250 also steady...
but now..
if i'm floor the car...it seems like it does get enough gas and ist just start jumping and does not accelerate...
but if i flor it slowly it will acc pretty fast...
also i notice the car have almost not initial tq...
would that be a TPS problem ?
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