MAF (Mass Air Flow) cleaning.


Old 10-18-04, 01:43 PM
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MAF (Mass Air Flow) cleaning.

I have a 1999 Toyota Tacoma 4x4 V6 auto.
Does anyone know specifically how to clean the MAF sensor? I mean to do it right on this specific vehicle/truck.
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Old 10-18-04, 08:46 PM
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You can clean most MAF’s with a small squirt or two of carburetor cleaner. But, be VERY CAREFULL with your MAF. If you break it or damage it in any way it is pretty expensive to replace.
Old 10-19-04, 12:32 PM
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WeldGod is corect that is the only way cleaning is normaly not recomended
if it is removable you could take it off use a small amount of carb cleaner and light amounts of compresed air

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