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Old 05-07-2013, 07:02 PM   #31
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its now loaded with rtv, waiting for tom to fix my idle then ill see if it misses during boost

btw vince kris told me the bbk is doing the same
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This sux!!!!
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Old 05-07-2013, 09:00 PM   #35
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aftermarket tb suck
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Old 05-07-2013, 10:37 PM   #36
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The FC throttle bodies are now at least 8 years old. SO I don't doubt that the seals have shrunk.
If you have the ability and time, disassemble one and source new bearing and seal. I can't see that they'd be too difficult to find. Quite sure they are off the shelf parts and not custom stuff.
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quite possible. well I did some wot pulls last nigh, car felt better. little jerky during cruising, not sure if there is still a leak or not. during driving I can hear a tiny air like whistle coming from my car, I wish I could record that
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there must not be a leak or if it is its pinhole size because now the idle is damn near perfect
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I know this sounds dumb but, is your IM leaking at the head?
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i ran the same tb for years with no problem, plastic 2k IM and 27psi of boost. it had to just be a bad seal on the IM or a seal that has just wore out.
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