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short ram intakes... #44528 Sep 12, 9:54pm Sep 12, 9:54pm
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short ram intakes...
i have a gt auto and my car seems to want to die, when i stop at stop signs or red lights, is this normal>? like when i am about to stop, my cars starts shaking, and the rpm's hit zero and it sounds like my engine is about to die, sometimes i have to press on the gas while i press on the brake to keep the rpm's up, does any body know what im talking about :\ thanx


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Re: short ram intakes... [Re: wherdZ] #44529 Sep 12, 10:20pm Sep 12, 10:20pm
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switch to a higher grade of gasoline... see that if that solves your problem

if not - bring it in for service thumbsup


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Re: short ram intakes... [Re: wherdZ] #44530 Sep 13, 1:09pm Sep 13, 1:09pm
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I have an 03 GT Auto w/ a Short Ram and I haven't experienced any probs. What brad Intake is it?

Re: short ram intakes... [Re: wherdZ] #44531 Sep 14, 10:16am Sep 14, 10:16am
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wait so your cars like stalling??..weird

Re: short ram intakes... [Re: wherdZ] #44532 Sep 14, 11:02am Sep 14, 11:02am
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try increasing the idle speed. there's a screw under the Hood on the throttle body you can turn to change the idle rpms

Re: short ram intakes... [Re: wherdZ] #44533 Sep 14, 11:11am Sep 14, 11:11am
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try resetting your ECU by leaving the battery unplugged for 1 hour. This changed the way my car idles.


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