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I have a 93 eclipse. my boyfriend tried to make the car go fast because he said it wasnt runnin like it was suppose to an since he messed with it it idlies roughter then normal an when i come to a stop it stalls. but its not all the time just usualyy. an when i start it whit smoke comes out the back more then normal an when i drive it makes 3 knockin noises then it stops an it hesatates when driving. any ideas?

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  • jrsgirl Oct 03, 2008

    he was messing with sensors an i know he disconnected some. with the air filter he took off the sensor an hollied somethin out in it but connected the sensor back up but didnt fix the other thing. we also changed most of the plugs.

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What did he do to it? might be time for a tune up

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

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    TripleTauto Oct 03, 2008

    what he did was disable the intake air temp sensor. this makes the car think it is cold outside all the time. it sees cold air and adds more fuel to compensate. more fuel means more power. but it also means reduced mileage and prevents cars computer from doing what it was designed to do. Replace the iat sensor hook back up the other sensors and we will go from there. doing this only adds a couple horsepower and with price of gas you would probably rather have the mileage.

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