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HELP!! Just fitted extractors, get too hot, melting wires!! 

 

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Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2006 1:57 am 
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Ive had extractors on mine for years and nothing has come close to melting, the only thing ive heat wrapped up was the wiring for my wide band oxy sensor, only because I didnt want to risk melting a $300 part.

People do say the accelerator cables can melt but ive seen no sign of it.

 

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Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2006 6:59 am 
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falcon4litreOHC wrote:
ya cat isn't blocked is it.................


I doubt very much the cat is blocked the way the motor goes and revs...
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Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2006 8:04 am 
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It seems to be fine now, i think i found the problem, i replaced the spark plugs and found the old ones gap as F**k huge.... over twice what they are sposed to be...
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