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Old 01-18-2011, 01:19 AM
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Default whine sound coming from engine after changing spark plugs?

I took off my cai, cleaned the filter, oiled it. Cleaned the throttle body.

Changed all the plugs. Fitted everything back up, connected it. And now I started it up. I rev it up. Sounds good.

I hop in and my MPG went from 15.1 to 14.7 after the change. When I accelerate it sounds fine and then a high pitch whine sound sorta comes out right before it goes to 2nd gear.

Am I trippin balls, or is my cai just clean and making a whistle sound lol. It doesn't really do it in the upper gears I don't think. I just hit 100k today.
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did u ever figure out the problem
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did u ever figure out the problem
No. If I rev the engine in park I dont get it. Only when i drive.
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I think tomorrow the plan is to make sure the CAI is attached to the throttle body correctly.
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i was gonna say doubble check the back side close to the fire wall
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i was gonna say doubble check the back side close to the fire wall
you mean the back side of the cai right? where it attaches to the trottle body right?
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yep.you got it
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all those connections are fine, it only sounds around 2000-2500rpms. I think its the filter idk.
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with out seeing it im stumped. keep me posted when u find a fix
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same issues here with others: http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread....807#post417807
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