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Old 07-01-2013, 10:36 PM   #91
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While there is light check all the wiring to the maf, I remember some were corroded, those wires need to be soldered if repaired.
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I'll look at every electrical wire and see.. I kinda wiggled the mafia and the pack plugs to see if anything changed.. But nothing...

I'm hoping to hear from Tom so he could takeover nd do a datalog.. No luck yet.. I think he's out of town..

Now when I downshifted nd was building boost would that of clogged my front o2?

I guess a datalog would tell me if my sensors are ok..


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Old 07-03-2013, 07:18 PM   #93
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looks like one of my main issues is a bad mafia..
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I've had that before
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Sure does , thats the first one that I have ever seen do what yours is doing , glad I could help

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I truly do appreciate it the help Tom.. Without your takeover I still would of been dumping parts at it.


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bad MAFIA?
With the maf code was a possibility, I never thought of it, but this guy did, Tom's the man!!!
Very weird how it was acting as it will rev up but not in gear...pretty sure must have vac leaks as well and or the booster/master. Should check the rad before using it fully, car has been sitting and running a blocked rad can blow your head gasket, go ahead ask me how I know...
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Yeah I def now suspect a leak somewhere thanks to you lol.... remember when i said i had loose brakes? well after tightning some of the couplers and securing some of the hoses.. it looks like my brakes are sturdy again.. I was told in the past that my brake booster/master cylinder might be going bad..thanks for pushing me into building that tester.. im still going to try the soap trick so i can nail other leaks if any.. when you say rad you mean radiator? if so, it was flushed out after sitting so long (7 years) but ill def look at it and check the hoses after i get this sorted out.. i doubt itll make FocusFest.. which sucks..but at least im one step closer..

my mafia was bought in 06 so im def out of warranty.. :(

and yeah Kyle (kwg) had mentioned it to me beforehand when he was checking out the car in person.
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Think I had another mafia, when I thought something was wrong with it long ago I bought another, cut the harness out but if you solder it with yours should work for 20$, lmk. Yeah radiator... There are tests you can do for the master and booster, also check the booster line from IM to it, sometimes collapses while running.
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Pm sent! :D


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