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I'm not really sure where to post this note but thought I should start here and see what helps comes my way.

Very sadly the time has come for me to part company with my beloved GTV3.0 but I need a little help in getting a couple of things sorted out before I sell it.

My GTV is a 'S' reg 1999 GTV3.0 24V in Blue with Black Lusso leather.

The thing I need to fix is that when it idles it sounds a bit like a tractor and I have had two different opinions from garages as to what is causing this

1. the MAF needs changing
2. manifold/gasket issue

My car is now SORN so I can't even drive it to somewhere else to check it out and get another opinion.

Does is sound like a need to try and clean/change the MAF or do I have bigger problems?

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If you start a thread in the technical lounge for the GTV you'll get a quicker response to your questions. Good luck fella

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Thanks for the suggestion I'll do that now.

I'll try and have a go at cleaning the MAF (there are some excellent posts on that) and see if it helps


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