Date: 25 Jul 1999 00:34:13 GMT
From: "Duane Dostie" <>
Subject: Re: 1989 900 T Dies after boost....Help

> I have an 89 that intemittently dies on my daughter. She > says it is usually when she pushes in the clutch for a > shift. I took me a while to figure out how to make it do > go into mid boost and then let up and push in > the clutch. The tack drops down and just slowly continues > until it dies. If you don't boost, it never dies, but if > you push in the clutch between shifts (a little longer > than normal), the engine will drop below normal idle then > come back to normal idle. Do you think it could be the > pressure sensor under the dash ? Sound to me like the infamous Hooter Valve(Turbo Bypass Valve). Simple, cheap fix. If you're handy you can EASILY do it yourself. E-mail me privately if you need help. Duane

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