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Old 03-19-2013, 11:39 PM   #1
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i drive an 05 ford focus zx4 2.0 dohc i put a spectra cold air intake on because the fac one was busted from a wreck when i bought the car i put it on then the maf wouldent work every time i plug it in the car dies u can unplug the maf and the car runs fine except when passing or trying to go full throttle car speeds up but not like it should thought it was the maf bought a new one still does the same thing help thanks


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Old 03-19-2013, 11:44 PM   #2
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Is it making any kind of sounds

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Old 03-20-2013, 12:43 AM   #3
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No sounds just kinda sputters then dies after maf is plugged in.
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Old 03-20-2013, 12:48 AM   #4
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Before i got the new maf i had cleaned the old one with maf cleaner and got the jell stuff for the connectors it still didn't work u think it could be other sensors. Had it hooked to diagnostics and it said maf because wasn't plugged in and left bank stuck open someone told me its because the original air box isent there
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When you say you bought a new CIA intake and put the MAF in it, was the diameter of the housing the same as the factory MAF housing? Also is it oriented in the right direction? They won't work right if they are in backwards.
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Old 03-20-2013, 12:53 AM   #6
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Yea air is flowing with the arrow i think the size may be a little bigger then the original air box
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If the MAF housing (the tube the MAF fits into) is bigger than the original then it won't run right.
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The housing is the only one i could find its spectra i looked everywhere
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What is the size of the original 3 or 4 inch
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I dunno measure the factory one.
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