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Old 03-11-2012, 07:49 PM
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Thumbs down Throttle Body spacer whistle???

I just installed my AFE TB spacer and took it for a short ride and I'm hearing an annoying whistle or squealing sound. It almost sounded like a belt but I checked and it's not. Anyone else get a Squealing whistle noise with a TB spacer? Is this normal?
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That is the throttle body spacer its designed to give you that whistling noise when you open up the blade of the throttle body air moves over the groves and makes that whistling noise...
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TB spacer = waste of $$ paper weight.
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yup...tb spacer does nothing for out trucks unless you tap it..

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A TB spacer will do nothing but whistle, that's it's only purpose. As Fred says, there's only one type of TB spacer that's worth any amount of money

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hehe...mine resembles that one now..
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Yep I love my tb spacer! It's funny I get the tb whistle then the boost whine!!!

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