Re Finding boost leak (Tom Faust)
brett at cloud9.net
Thu Aug 1 23:22:07 EDT 2002
At 9:42 PM -0400 8/1/02, TWFAUST at aol.com wrote:
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>I am also on the Forward Motion list. A lister there is selling the leak
>testers ready made; Picture at link::
>Price is $25 SHIPPED via USPS PRIORITY MAIL if paid
>via POSTAL M/O...and $25.75 if you use PAYPAL (CREDIT
>YOU could make your own...but think about the headache
>of walking around Home Desperate (depot) and trying to
>find all the parts..then having to drill stuff out
...or you could do what I did; at least on my 200q20v, the hose
coming off the MAF sensor is the same size as a rubbermaid 1 cup
serve-and-save container. Drilled a hole about right enough for a
compressor fitting to just barely fit(really tight), and tada...
I have no idea if this works on any other car. It probably works on
S-cars too, but no guarantees.
Total cost is probably around $5.
"They that give up essential liberty to obtain temporary
safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Ben Franklin
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