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blackramair
04-10-2005, 10:21 AM
my car has been dying sometimes when i put it in gear. i had a guy look at it and he tightened the intake and whatnot. he said that should solve it and it helped alot because i was getting air in the intake that wasn't going through the mas. when it died i opened the hood and was running a little under 40 psi. can anyone give suggestions?

Ridenour
04-10-2005, 05:30 PM
If you were running under 40 PSI (assuming you meant fuel pressure) - then that's too low. It could be your fuel pressure regulator.

SilverGAGT04
04-11-2005, 06:16 PM
I would say fuel pressure regulator too. It could also be the IAC that is malfunctioning.