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Old 01-17-2013, 08:06 AM
necero necero is offline
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Originally Posted by bluebee View Post
I typed /MAF F3 in the bestlinks, and these came up which may help:
- Mass air flow sensor (MAF) & idle control valve (ICV) require periodic cleaning (1) (2) & buying a replacement MAF cheaper than the BMW MAF (RangeRover MAF) (VW MAF) (Hyundai MAF) & cleaning the throttle body (1)
Awesome, thanks a lot. I was just looking for throttle body/idle control valve cleaning instructions.

Edit: Am I correct in reading that the 99 and up model years don't have an ICV because of electronic throttle linkage?

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