Performance Calibrations typically change the parameters for fuel flow, fuel cut- off and spark advance- timing and will allow increased fuel flow and modify the spark advance curves during rapid acceleration. This remained the procedure for dealerships through the 1989 model year. The '85-86 F-bodies were 305s and the '87-92 were either 305s or 350s. They both use the same basic sensors, though the computer used to drive each one is a bit different. This would be the last year for the light weight deep dish cross-laced wheels that had been available since 1987, and had been styled to look like expensive aftermarket rims.
V8 5-speed only 1987 Tuned Port Injection V8 automatic only 1988 305 cu in 5. You really can't be effective at playing mr-fix-it with out the correct tools especially on the more modern cars that are computer controlled, the days of effectively tuning by ear and vacuum gauge and engine sound went out with carbs. Buyers were compensated for the downgrade. Do I need to use a special fuel pump? Why should I reprogram the chip and not just use it? Repair manuals will have a diagnostic tree that goes in a logical progression. The final four pictures are close-ups of the front of the connectors - the part that goes towards the computer. I reccomend a new one.
Two were reportedly built, one with Leather, one with cloth. Still a chunk of money, but not the 8-10 grand that people were spending 15 years ago. This was an enhanced graphics package with special emblems and rally stripes. If you look closely, you will notice that each one is labeled with a letter in the top middle - Orange is A, White is B, Grey is C, and Blue in D. Code 34: Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor Circuit High.
Engines with 250-300 horsepower need more fuel, so they'll need to run 21. . The Firebird's interior options and design remained virtually unchanged for 1984, the only exceptions being a slightly revised dashpad, with screwed-in speaker grilles, an optional driver's knee pad bolster on the left side of the center console for manual cars, the T-tops were also redesigned to use a pin-mounting arrangement, rather than the earlier latch-based setup, and a new 1 piece horncap embossed with the Firebird logo replaced the earlier medallion version. If you've made any internal changes to your engine, a custom chip is recommended. An optional engine for the Z28 model bumped up the performance level with the L69 high output 305ci topped with a 4-bbl carb. With some tuning, it could be urged to milk out a few more ponies. The 383 featured a 2-bolt block equipped with a forged stoker crank and 6.
But we wanted to see just what our money would buy. However these were not an official Pontiac offering, they are considered coach convertibles. An optional engine for the Z28 model bumped up the performance level with the L69 high output 305ci topped with a 4-bbl carb. Some of these things can be omitted on some installations. You can have the best of all worlds: performance, fuel economy, and sex appeal.
Fuel Rail Attaching Bolts 15 lb. Previously, you just had to line up the shifter handle with the markings. O 305 L69 engine was now the only available engine. A Mass Air Flow sensor has an extremely fine wire inside its bore. You have to squeeze the red clips on the side of each connector pretty tightly and then lift each connector out one at a time.
Do I need special intake gaskets? Built without front subframes or leaf spring suspensions, the third-gen Camaros were smaller and saddled by clean air regulations. Using the factory wiring harness can be cumbersome due to many nonessential connectors. Code 14: Coolant Temperature Sensor Circuit High. Smooth wheelcovers were available on the Trans Am, attached to turbine finned alloy wheels. That means I am automatically heading to the aftermarket or to a custom fabrication source for the intake manifold modifications and the matching custom fuel rails I will need. Plus when you get your chip programmed, you can tell the computer you are running 305 injectors on a 350, which will lengthen the pulse width to let more fuel to the engine when needed. How big of cam can I use? Since they are relativly cheap, and big problems can arise if bad, I reccomend new ones with the swap.
Cast iron heads can use the '85-92 F-body gaskets. Pressure Regulator Base to Rail 44 lb. There were subtle changes throughout the entire engine family however. If you are crimping a new terminal onto a wire, you must install the correct size seal for the wire size you are using onto the wire before you install and crimp the terminal onto the wire. What vehicles should I look for as good donors? First locate your car's alcl this component is located just below the instrument panel and to the left of the center console. All had a black interior; it is not known if they included black Recaro seats. If it's one you just removed, it may not be bent out much if at all.