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Fuel consumption issues

Hi guys,

Ive owned a couple of 1998 TS spiders for a couple of years now. The first once got written off But performed so much better than my newer one.

They were exactly the same make/model/year and mileage but the first one was a lot faster in lower gears and its fuel economy was much much better.

My current spider's airbox has been replaced with a sporty air filter so im thinking if I can get hold of the original airbox, then it may help?

Has anyone else got any ideas on how i can improve fuel economy? Is getting it re-mapped a good idea? If so, where can I get it done cheaply?

Any advice is greatly appreciated

Its actually up for sale if anyone is interested...shes a real beaut!

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Maybe check the cam timing with some camlocks.

While you're at it you can check the compression and change the spark plugs.
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Get a new genuine Bosch MAF sensor. You have all the symptoms of a failed one. Possibly caused by oil from the aftermarket air filter.?
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