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Old 07-01-2012, 07:39 PM   #1
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after multiple attempts i finally just re-ran a new vacuum line to the throttle body, i took the bellows off the air box and the throttle body and used some berrymans chemdip throttle body cleaner. wiped the throttlebody clean as it would go and went for a test drive. everything went smooth until that dreaded curve on my road...i went through it making a left turn with no problems what so ever, coming back made me take a right and thats when it died. can anyone explain to me WHY it only kills out on right hand turns? its driving me bonkers.

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Have you tried cranking it up and turning the steering wheel while parked?

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Old 07-02-2012, 09:32 AM   #3
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Maybe it is one of those rare Nascar models! you know go fast and turn left!!
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Old 07-02-2012, 11:46 AM   #4
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Problem is not with your engine or anything in your engine compartment, your fuel pickup is cracked in your fuel tank, or a baffle is missing.
You make a right hand turn, all the gas sloshes to the opposite side of the tank and your fuel pump pulls air.

Happens to me taking a left hand turn. some day ill gt around to replacing and upgrading the whole setup.
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Old 07-02-2012, 05:25 PM   #5
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Problem is not with your engine or anything in your engine compartment, your fuel pickup is cracked in your fuel tank, or a baffle is missing.
You make a right hand turn, all the gas sloshes to the opposite side of the tank and your fuel pump pulls air.

Happens to me taking a left hand turn. some day ill gt around to replacing and upgrading the whole setup.
Mine does this same thing when making left hand turns when I have a 1/4 or less tank of gas. I'll end up fixing it when I swap in my poly tank.
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Old 07-02-2012, 06:13 PM   #6
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well it makes me feel better knowing this. i just filled up on my way home and i had no problems making left or right hands turns. thanks guys for the input

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