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FWIW I dont clean my MAF. It's never "looked" dirty in the least on any car. However, I do replace it periodically on the one car on which I run an oiled open air intake.
with the symptoms you report I'd consider cleaning the TB, look for vac leaks, replace the spark plugs, check or replace the boost control valve .... etc.
BTW what Mark suggests makes a lot of sense, and with some data like this I could be convinced to clean it regularly
> By the way, a data logging OBDII ..... can help you baseline the MAF
> performance. You can compare before / after cleaning, and you might
> get some sense of whether it is under-reporting the air intake.
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- How often do you clean the MAF? Please, Mark Tribuzio, Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:28:00
- My symptom of a bad MAF, fdw201 , Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:09:48
- Re: How often do you clean the MAF? Please, Dave The Ice Age Knave , Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:38:40
- Re: Replaced at 225,000, BruceM, Wed, 13 Jun 2018 06:41:30
- Re: How often do you clean the MAF? Please, bobc , Wed, 13 Jun 2018 05:38:35 <-- Viewing This Message
- Re: How often do you clean the MAF? Please, cheaptech , Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:51:36
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