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This is a discussion on Miles Miles Miles within the Firebird / WS6 forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; Originally Posted by Retired Cop How do you clean the MAF and throttle body ? What chemicals do you use ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Retired Cop View Post
    How do you clean the MAF and throttle body ? What chemicals do you use ? Mine has 89K runs like a raped ape !!
    Take off the throttle body.. use carb cleaner..

    MAF= CRC maf cleaner..


    sorry i missed this earlier

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    Im about to hit 110k, its a sad day, I remember rolling 70k two years ago

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    my 02 WS6 has 3,900 miles on it, I need to stop driving her so much......

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    Quote Originally Posted by wickbc View Post
    my 02 WS6 has 3,900 miles on it, I need to stop driving her so much......
    GTFO!

    hahaha

    just go ahead and put it in the bubble and get a 75k one to play with

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoshieDoom View Post
    Take off the throttle body.. use carb cleaner..

    MAF= CRC maf cleaner..


    sorry i missed this earlier
    thanks josh. you notice a difference in response or is it good to just keep clean? its my next move

    Quote Originally Posted by wickbc View Post
    my 02 WS6 has 3,900 miles on it, I need to stop driving her so much......
    dude... you gotta be kiddin me. 18 and have a 3900 mile ta? i woulda given my left nut for that crap when i was 18. granted i'm glad i didn't and still got it a year after but damn dude. take care of her

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    Quote Originally Posted by BirdCountry02 View Post
    thanks josh. you notice a difference in response or is it good to just keep clean? its my next move
    Both.

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    damn. yeah i will need to replace my clutch for sure within the next 4 thousand miles, the previous owner was an older woman who i am sure burnt the hell out of it. being in college and such money just sucks

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    hit 46k on mine and so far since i ahve owned it, new water pump and rebuilt rear when the the pinion bearing decided to kill it's self.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BirdCountry02 View Post
    thanks josh. you notice a difference in response or is it good to just keep clean? its my next move



    dude... you gotta be kiddin me. 18 and have a 3900 mile ta? i woulda given my left nut for that crap when i was 18. granted i'm glad i didn't and still got it a year after but damn dude. take care of her
    no, im 31 years old....wish i was 18 again....

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    99,800 on mine just took her out of storage a couple weeks ago, i'm just gonna drive her all week and hit that 100,000 mile mark just to get it over with so I stop dwelling on it, but not bad for a 1999 though,I had the rear end rebuilt around 80k still on the original a4 have'nt had to rebuild that yet, I have just kept up on fluids and regular shit and she has treated me well back.

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    just hit 100000 miles on friday. sad days my friends, sad days.....

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    yeah, take care of the car and run that bitch to 300,000 miles.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoshieDoom View Post
    Both.
    good to know.
    Quote Originally Posted by wickbc View Post
    no, im 31 years old....wish i was 18 again....
    thought that said age haha, i guess im blind. still 3900 is amazing. its not your dd right? oh and what part a va you in?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1 RedHot TransAm View Post
    99,800 on mine just took her out of storage a couple weeks ago, i'm just gonna drive her all week and hit that 100,000 mile mark just to get it over with so I stop dwelling on it, but not bad for a 1999 though,I had the rear end rebuilt around 80k still on the original a4 have'nt had to rebuild that yet, I have just kept up on fluids and regular shit and she has treated me well back.

    man, i felt the same way you do. i was expecting the whole car to fall apart once that 100000 rolled around. i even took a picture.

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    my 89 had 245,xxx on it when i sold it. not bad for a $1400 car. had that bitch for 6 years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BirdCountry02 View Post
    good to know.


    thought that said age haha, i guess im blind. still 3900 is amazing. its not your dd right? oh and what part a va you in?
    no its not my DD, I dont drive her in the rain, so lately its been crappy weather here in Haymarket, VA.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wickbc View Post
    no its not my DD, I dont drive her in the rain, so lately its been crappy weather here in Haymarket, VA.
    i'm in woodbridge. good, take care of her. i don't really belive too much in keepin a car in the garage and not drivin it, but that thing could be worth some dough later. then again drivin them is so much fun

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    im at about 105K very sad... i took pics too when i rolled over to 100k. only things i have had to replace was the alt and power steering pump.

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