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#1 tomtom16

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 08:03 PM

would brake cleaner be ok to clean the throttle body and maf sensor etc. i used it on my old car and everything was fine just wondering if i should leave it alone with a focus.

 

also i believe i have the vacuum hose problems any suggestions on how to find it 



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#2 stef123

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 08:08 PM

Personally I wouldn't use it to clean the mad sensor but the throttle body should be fine. I use it as a general degreaser sometimes with no issues

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 08:19 PM

cheers not even sure where the maf sensor is tbh lol only had the car a few weeks just got a bad idle at the moment.



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Posted 07 January 2014 - 09:36 PM

If you look at the hose coming from the air box to the throttle body it should be quite obvious, my 1.6 didn't have one though so.


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