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wherdZ
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Sep 12, 10:54pm - #44528 
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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Sep 12, 11:20pm - #44529 
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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Sep 13, 2:09pm - #44530 
I have an 03 GT Auto w/ a Short Ram and I haven't experienced any probs. What brad Intake is it?

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Sep 14, 11:16am - #44531 
wait so your cars like stalling??..weird

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Sep 14, 12:02pm - #44532 
try increasing the idle speed. there's a screw under the Hood on the throttle body you can turn to change the idle rpms

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Sep 14, 12:11pm - #44533 
try resetting your ECU by leaving the battery unplugged for 1 hour. This changed the way my car idles.


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