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Old 05-17-2005, 07:37 AM   #1
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Tuning problem

My car went to the dyno after I had my Vortech installed this is what I got
The car is a 2001 ZX3 5-speed
the motor has
Vortech (non-intercooled) 8PSI
FC race header
cam gears
S/D coil w/ Live wire plugs
magnaflow exhaust
SCT chip for tuning
SVT MAF
42lb injectors

Now for the punch line
138 at the wheels and all you can smell is gas.

The guy said that the injectors are to big for the MAF. I have never heard of that but does that sound possible? I thought the chip could control it. He said either get 30lb injectors or get a SVT ligthing MAF

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Old 05-17-2005, 07:38 AM   #2
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Side not to all of this I will be installing a NX wet kit later this summer ( I already have it) once the car is running right and bugs are worked out.
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The chip can control it.

Is that the guy tuning your car who said that?
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Old 05-18-2005, 07:45 AM   #4
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Yes I think I will be making a phone call today...........
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