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Re: How often do you clean the MAF? Please
Posted by Dave The Ice Age Knave [Email] (#2068) [Profile/Gallery] (more from Dave The Ice Age Knave) on Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:38:40

In Reply to: How often do you clean the MAF? Please, Mark Tribuzio, Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:28:00
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Years of reading Saab 9-5 posts indicates that they are rarely a problem except for some vague evidence that an old bad one could take out cylinder #1 eventually on the 4 cylinder. Agree that units with oiled filters will need some sort of regular cleaning, lots of evidence of that on the internet for other cars. I think I have only cleaned one 9-5 MAF - a new to me Dame Edna that I recall I took the MAF off for better access to service the light bulbs which seems to be a bit tighter on the Dame. I used electronic spray cleaner.
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