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Mass Air Flow problem

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by dann 190, Mar 26, 2011.

  1. Mar 26, 2011 at 2:19 PM
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    dann 190

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    Should the engine died when unplugged MAF?
     
  2. Mar 26, 2011 at 2:31 PM
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    But my truck died immediately when unplugged the MAF
     
  3. Mar 26, 2011 at 3:10 PM
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    It means that my MAF is bad because I got very bad gas millage and engine stalled while taking off.
     
  4. Mar 26, 2011 at 3:23 PM
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    Yes.
     
  5. Mar 26, 2011 at 3:30 PM
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    Thanks! Do you know where to get one cheap. I checked around, It's about $250-$275.
     
  6. Mar 26, 2011 at 3:37 PM
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    Check your local junk yards first.
     
  7. Mar 26, 2011 at 3:53 PM
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    what kind of mileage are you getting? engine type?
     
  8. Mar 26, 2011 at 3:55 PM
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    Did you try cleaning it?
     
  9. Mar 26, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    wouldnt try cleaning it.. Very sensitive sensor
     
  10. Mar 26, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    I've done it and so have a lot of members here with no issues at all. Just gotta be delicate with it.
     
  11. Mar 26, 2011 at 4:39 PM
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    OP - You could get a reman from an auto parts store for around $90+tax. Not sure of your engine size but I just looked up one for my 4.0.
     
  12. Mar 26, 2011 at 8:12 PM
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    about 12-15 mpg. 2.4L
     
  13. Mar 28, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    Where is the coolant temp sensor located on 1996 taco 2.4L? I couldnt find it.
     
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