MFTS symptoms

Bernie Benz b.benz at
Wed Jun 27 22:21:30 EDT 2007

On Jun 27, 2007, at 4:49 PM, Phil and Judy Rose wrote:

> At 8:58 PM -0700 6/26/07, Steve Scalmanini wrote:
>> A/C died  a few months ago and temp readout on the HVAC console  
>> started
>> reading high (e.g. 102 when it's 90.)  Does this sound like the  
>> MFTS or
>> something else?
> Yes, the MFTS or something else! ;-)
That pretty much covers all possibilities, Phil!

> As to the MFTS--did your car
> also become unable to reach the proper maximum boost (1.7/1.8 bar)
> during the past few months?? Anyway, if a bad MFTS is causing such
> problems (usually A/C *and* boost), you should just disconnect the
> MFTS and see if normal operation returns. That's the simplest way to
> diagnose, IMHO.
> Phil

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