View Full Version : MAF sensor question

04-14-2010, 03:25 PM
hey guys!

So, i took my s14 to a shop to get it checked out because it keeps shutting off during idle at a stop light. At the shop they told me it could be the wiring from my MAF sensor.

I was wondering if there is anything else i should check out before i spend money at the shop. thanks!

04-14-2010, 03:26 PM
thats usually the culprit of that symptom. i say go ahead and get that taken care of.

04-14-2010, 03:35 PM
take out the maf and clean it and see if it will still die

04-14-2010, 03:36 PM
alright thanks, anything else i should check out?

04-14-2010, 05:19 PM
I heard sometimes its a problem with the ground in the maf. see if you can re solder it or something.

04-14-2010, 06:41 PM
Clean the MAF, then Check all the vacuum lines on the intake tube to see if there's no cracks or disconnections.

04-17-2010, 05:00 AM
hey, did you figure out what it was, Im going through the same issue ??

04-18-2010, 04:11 AM
I say if u are good with electrics than make your own maf pig tail, don't pay a shit load of money to a shop for just wiring, idk bout the area u live in but over where I'm by shops don't have to give u an estimate on and electric work, thus ripping u a new one for somethin u can possibly do... Just get same gauge wire, extra pigtail clips for the connection and make your own