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Old 10-26-2006, 05:51 PM   #1
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my pro-m died :(

well, i believe my pro-m 70mm maf (calibrated for my 42lb injectors) died on me. when my maf is plugged in and i try to rev my engine it hits like 3500-4000 and won't go any higher no matter how hard i push the throttle down. when i unplug it and rev, the car revs ok but drives odd. when i say odd i mean, if im tryin to maintain a steady speed it'll splutter, but it accelerates alright and all that.

anyways, i heard pro-m went bankrupt or something... so, would my stock maf work ok with my 42lb injectors? (that is, if i can even find my stock maf arg) :(. and does it even sound like my maf is what died on me?

also, how would i remove the maf from my tube? i have the steeda shortram intake and when i look at the maf its held on by 2 screws that look like star pattern but have a circle in the middle of them of raised metal so a typical star screw driver wouldn't even go into the hole.

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ok found my old stock maf... sweet! now... will it work with the 42lb injectors or do i need the mafia + stock maf? and how do i get the pro-m off the tube?? thanks!
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No it will not work with 42`s you will need to be tuned , You can install the stock MAF electronics but it wont run

I wouldnt be driving it with the MAF unpluged

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Old 10-26-2006, 08:05 PM   #4
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i need to be tuned? as in my MAF needs tuned or my computer needs tuned?? thanks!
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you'll need to get the ecu retuned...
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Pro M is still in business here in Michigan, Lansing actually. I'm not sure what they are called though. You can still buy Pro M meters through several people. You can get them at www.jdsperformance.com and granitelli still sells them. Good luck, I'm a half an hour from them and I cant even find a phone number to call them to get a MAF I have re-calibrated....
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Pro-M is out of buisness , gone , aint there anymore. There is a Co that stepped into there shoes (Professional Mass Air Systems) but go with the stock MAF and the MAFia and yit will cut down on a lot of headache in the future

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How long did you have the other MAF before it went out?
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How long did you have the other MAF before it went out?
like 2 yrs :(

i'll prolly just go with the mafia once i get paid and if i find a good deal on one.
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Pro-M is out of buisness , gone , aint there anymore. There is a Co that stepped into there shoes (Professional Mass Air Systems) but go with the stock MAF and the MAFia and yit will cut down on a lot of headache in the future

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anyone know what screw driver removes the pro-m mafs from the tube? the 2 screws LOOK like star shaped screws BUT have like a raised circular piece of metal in the middle of the star indent.
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