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I also have the cruise not available and the car jumping around like a rabbit. Can anyone tell me what vacuum or is it the knock sensor like the forum from syklone, please help

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Found forum on here that solves that.. check your air hose... while engine running listen for a hissing sound. i found my problem to be the check valve had melted and leaking air. could not find one a local parts store, but EPOXY Steel. seems to be working great.

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