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Old 04-06-2005, 05:04 PM   #1
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So i think that the IAT is on the bottom of my intake box right? Well if that is so then mine has not been in for al ong time and i have never found out until today? Has this affected my engine in anyway at all?
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You've had inaccurate IAT readings. Most likely hot, which will lean out your fuel mixture. Bad for acceleration. It can have a positive effect for highway cruising. Similar to when my fuel pump was losing power when it got warm. My highway MPG went down 2 or so when I put a new pump in and was actually meeting my fuel demand. Don't forget the half inch un-filtered hole in the air box.
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IAT is up by, or a prt of, the throttle body. Ain't it?
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I dunno, i think it is though? what ever it is has been unpluged and hanging in my engine bay for a while!
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IAT goes into the airbox...
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IAT is up by, or a prt of, the throttle body. Ain't it?
Are you thinking of IAC?
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IAT goes into the airbox...
Yep, there is a hole in the back side of your airbox.
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so with it now put in the right spot my MPG will go up some? BUt nothing really bad will have come from this?
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Being lean during hard acceleration is bad. Causes knock.
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