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freemind 04-12-2013 01:21 AM

Opinions on the BBK 65mm throttle body?
 
Have any of you used the BBK and what did you think of it?

J0EC00L 04-12-2013 07:22 AM

I have the CFM one and I love it. Does the BBK one come with the cable bracket? I had to pay extra for the CFM cable bracket. The CFM one also has the cruise control cable link. The CFM one also has 3 positions for the TPS. Depending on year of car and manual or auto tranny you put the TPS in the corresponding position. Is the BBK that versatile?

Joe

freemind 04-12-2013 10:22 AM

It has a bracket. It only has one TPS setting.

Blue5ive 04-12-2013 10:40 AM

The cfm one is a much better unit.

wisebag02 04-12-2013 12:55 PM

I just got the 65mm CFM tb in the mail yesterday and being a machinist, I have to say it's got a lot of quality machine work on it. Besides the body itself, they designed the linkeage lever too, and it turns really smooth. Apperently they got bearings in it unlike the stock one. I haven't seen the other brands, but Ithink cfm did a good job. we'll see how it works after I get my car running again.

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wisebag02 04-12-2013 12:58 PM

And I think it's cheaper than the bbk one, at 239.00

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amc49 04-13-2013 04:14 AM

There are tiny ball bearings in the stock one....................

freemind 04-15-2013 08:56 PM

I have the Focus Central TB on my car. The question was about the BBK.

2000zX3sct 04-24-2013 03:00 PM

I've had the BBK on my automatic for about a year now , no complaints here but in the past I've seen people complain about them.

JFrye 05-18-2013 09:32 PM

I've also got the BBK throttle body. Honestly, I wasnt too thrilled about the fact that mine didnt come with a bracket when I purchased it. I ended up having to modify my stock bracket to get it to work. Mine also seems to be sticky at take off, meaning that I can barely touch the gas pedal, and after a 2 second delay, the thing acts like I just put it to the floor. Also the TPS and pigtail have been replaced, so I do not believe it is in those parts, but I could be wrong.


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