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Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2008 4:03 pm 
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G'day, im just wondering what the black knob does on the side of the throttle body???

 

 

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Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2008 5:08 pm 
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keep on twisting! :lol: and see what happens..................................................... NOTHING! :lol:

 

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Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2008 5:11 pm 
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lol oh good, just got my 3" mandrel bent pipe fitted and wasn't sure if it did anything or not.

Any ideas as to why it is there though?

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Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2008 5:28 pm 
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looks liek a mini angle grinder i reckon, wouldnt it adjust the speed slightly of how fast it idles?

 

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Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2008 5:31 pm 
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el_xr6_luke wrote:
looks liek a mini angle grinder i reckon, wouldnt it adjust the speed slightly of how fast it idles?
nope.. there is another lil dedicated screw for that... if you look just off to the side of the throttlebody (firewall side) you will see it.. needs a small thin screw driver to adjust it...

 

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