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    MAF cleaning Qustion

    So people told me i can clean my MAF to take off some of the dirt, when i called my mechanic he told me it is a big NO NO and get a brand new one.
    He does not make any money on the parts since i know him very well. But many others claim that cleaning it helped the car idle better and no issues with the maf... so i am LOST!

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    Since this is engine related, moved to appropriate motor section.

    Stage 2 or 2.5 E9X M3 S65 V8 supercharger kit for sale
    : http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...r-kit-for-sale

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    how great my car died on me at 4 AM in freezing cold... CPS went out next to my MAF i probbably $#@!ed it up while trying to remove my maf.

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    So what did you do?

    Stage 2 or 2.5 E9X M3 S65 V8 supercharger kit for sale
    : http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...r-kit-for-sale

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    I call BS! Go to any parts store and buy MAF cleaner(it will be specifically labeled as such) I've used it several times on different cars and it makes a big difference. Just don't use brake cleaner or some other such thing as that can mess it up.

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    no idea yet what happened but my car will not start checked every possible scenario and still nothing it wont even crank just silence, dropped the car off at mercedes will know monday whats wrong.

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    So car is at the shop they ran all the tests and everything seems wot work no codes what so ever, but the car does not start... they ordered new Starter to see if it failed... fingers crossed.

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