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      12-23-2012, 05:56 PM   #1
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golf tee mod help

hello everyone i did the golf tee mod by unplugging the air line that connect to the exhaust and plug a screw in so there is no air movement, now after a couple o miles my check engine line turn on and it says lost of power reduce speed

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      12-23-2012, 06:35 PM   #2
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Probably unrelated ! Pull out the code !
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      12-23-2012, 06:48 PM   #3
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Just a coincidence. That your only "mod"?
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Extraordinarily unlikely plugging the line caused a CEL/limp..like others have said pull the codes or take it to the dealer/indy if you don't have a way to do it.
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      12-23-2012, 10:36 PM   #5
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Like what orhers said, not related. Have you done your HPFP yet? A code would be very helpfull.
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      12-25-2012, 09:36 PM   #6
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not related. and no the dealership more than likely will not check to see if you did the golf tee mod or not so i wouldnt even worry about putting it back to stock before you take it in
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      12-26-2012, 09:19 AM   #7
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Just unplug the electrical connector under the driver taillight cover in trunk. This provides power to the exhaust flap and accomplishes same thing.
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      12-26-2012, 12:05 PM   #8
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i will run a test and let u knw the code
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      12-26-2012, 12:12 PM   #9
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non related issue, only time you would see anything related to it is when you read the codes (no lights will show)
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      12-26-2012, 03:20 PM   #10
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As others have said. Btw time to start saving for a proper exhaust. The golf tee mod is a waste of time IMO
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