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Old 10-25-2005, 09:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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BORED tb WHISTLES

like the title says, I bored my throttle body out, and now it whistles ALL the time! Really loud too. any suggestions?
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Old 10-25-2005, 11:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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suckin air sound

I have the bored t body also, but I think it was the helix power spacer I added that makes the sound. Mine is somewhat annoying also. I was told the spacer is not a bad add on but the helix part of it might be more of a gimmick. I thought about boring the helix part out of the spacer to see if that gets rid of the noise?
Someone else told me that the same set up with a closed air box might not make the noise. Mine is an open air filiment front and sides.
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Old 10-26-2005, 09:12 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Bore the intake inlet to match, and the spacer if you have one. If everything is bored to match it will flow better, and shouldnt whistle.
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Old 10-26-2005, 09:22 AM   #4 (permalink)
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my stock TB whistles from about 2200rpm to 3000rpms at least
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Old 10-26-2005, 10:30 AM   #6 (permalink)
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this is a known issue with bored TB's. Everyone one i've seen on a 4.0 has done it.
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Mine does it, but i like it................
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Old 10-26-2005, 07:46 PM   #8 (permalink)
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If you were bored you'd probably whistle too.
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