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Racerx220
06-07-2010, 02:34 PM
on my hunt to find where my misfires are coming from i found that the nipple for a vacuum line coming off the intake tube is ripped its right before the turbo anyone around philadelphia have an extra intake hose they want to sell

MkFree.B
06-07-2010, 02:41 PM
I do but Im across country. Did you try plugging the hose? Misfires could be your MAF, coils, ICM....etc.

Racerx220
06-07-2010, 02:59 PM
New maf , changed plugs , have coils coming the misfires are on all cyls it might still be the icm but I thought that would make one cyl do it. I get the misfires mostly under load on the highway so maybe pulling unmetered air is the cause?

A4Rob
06-07-2010, 05:37 PM
It will make your MAF read wrong because air is entering the car after the sensor. Get a new boot.

Racerx220
06-07-2010, 08:32 PM
Bought a new upgraded silicone intake tube hopefully it fixes it