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power aid on throttle body

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Bartaco, Apr 27, 2011.

  1. Apr 27, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    Bartaco

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    i recently bought a 1st gen 3.4 4x4 and it has this red spacer looking thing on the throttle body that says ("power Aid") I don't know alot about these (yet) so what is this thing? anyone???:confused:
     
  2. Apr 27, 2011 at 7:12 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Its a throttle body spacer. It doent do anything, so I wouldnt worry about it
     
  3. Apr 27, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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    Bartaco

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    what purpose does it serve?
     
  4. Apr 27, 2011 at 7:15 PM
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    they claim to increase horsepower however they only create a whistling sound
     
  5. Apr 27, 2011 at 7:17 PM
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    I hear the whistle!! sounds like a vacuum leak. so thats what that is. thanks man!!!:D
     
  6. Apr 27, 2011 at 8:04 PM
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    Sure, welcome to TW too.
     
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