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by ipanda7
Thu May 23, 2013 9:56 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Throttle Position Sensor Woes
Replies: 13
Views: 1295

Re: Throttle Position Sensor Woes

We had a high idle like you describe in the daughters 90 Beretta. It turned out that the firewall leak had caused the pins on the ECM to become corroded and one half the IAC wasn't connecting so it would go high and stay there. I cleaned the pins with WD40 and a tooth brush and used a number drill ...
by ipanda7
Thu May 23, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Throttle Position Sensor Woes
Replies: 13
Views: 1295

Re: Throttle Position Sensor Woes

Yeah, Slinky mentioned that. Would not oiling that up cause it to still idle high? If so, i can run out there and fix it. But i just slapped it in there to be honest. Yeah, i got cut-off on my parts adventure already. I've replaced the iacv, but i was honestly just going through some of the low budg...
by ipanda7
Thu May 23, 2013 6:48 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Throttle Position Sensor Woes
Replies: 13
Views: 1295

Re: Throttle Position Sensor Woes

Thanks for all the replies. Good advice all around. I ended up just taking off the throttle body. no big, just wanted to avoid it if possible. I did end up cleaning the crap out of it. used a soft plastic wire brush, put on the new sensor. still not fixed. i'll do a vacuum check later, if it's not f...
by ipanda7
Tue May 21, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Throttle Position Sensor Woes
Replies: 13
Views: 1295

Re: Throttle Position Sensor Woes

oh, getting the bolt unscrewed won't be the problem. it's just the bent pipe that is getting in the way.
by ipanda7
Tue May 21, 2013 7:17 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Throttle Position Sensor Woes
Replies: 13
Views: 1295

Throttle Position Sensor Woes

Okay, I've done some searching, found nothing that answered my specific question. But if it's there, please let me see it. So, I'm trying to replace the throttle position sensor, but i want to know which is the easiest way to get access to the sensor. if i try to just unbolt it. I can't. There is a ...
by ipanda7
Thu Jan 19, 2012 11:07 am
Forum: Wheels and Tires
Topic: Turning
Replies: 4
Views: 692

Turning

(if this is in the wrong section, please move it.) Hey retta owners, Got a question and didn't know where to look. Reference: 88 base/4 spoke steel 14's Is there any sort of way I can decrease my turning radius? (i.e.) take less than a city block to pull a u-turn. I've heard some people swapping knu...
by ipanda7
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:55 am
Forum: Suspension and Brakes
Topic: Sway Bar Options
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: Sway Bar Options

I was thinking about running out to u-pull-it and looking for a pretty decent looking one, but for the direct acting bar and links. do we have part numbers just in case i run out of luck tho? :roll:
by ipanda7
Wed Sep 28, 2011 12:55 am
Forum: Suspension and Brakes
Topic: Sway Bar Options
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Sway Bar Options

Hey guys, I got a question that I looked for a bit and didn't seem to find the right answer for so here it is. I have a 88 base with the v6 and normal suspension. I'm looking at picking up a new set of sway bars as my rear bar is broken and If I'm down there....why not. So which would be the best ba...
by ipanda7
Tue Aug 23, 2011 3:42 pm
Forum: USA - Central
Topic: Omaha/Council Bluffs
Replies: 34
Views: 6908

Re: Omaha/Council Bluffs

Who's the owner of the white z26 just outside of greenfield?. Saw it the other day as i was traveling. Looked good on the first pass, didn't see it after that.
by ipanda7
Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:41 pm
Forum: USA - Central
Topic: Omaha/Council Bluffs
Replies: 34
Views: 6908

Re: Omaha/Council Bluffs

Well, I'm actually on the Iowa side of that town. But thanks for the welcome. :)
by ipanda7
Fri Jul 08, 2011 1:11 am
Forum: USA - Central
Topic: Omaha/Council Bluffs
Replies: 34
Views: 6908

Omaha/Council Bluffs

New to the boards and seeing who's in the area? Let me know. I'm driving the silver base around town and looking for help to put in a 3.1
by ipanda7
Fri Jul 08, 2011 12:05 am
Forum: USA - North East
Topic: NE 2011
Replies: 60
Views: 13134

Re: NE 2011

I'd be up for going too, just trying to get some ideas for my beretta.
If it's after September I'll be legally allowed to drive again, so after then is good for me.

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