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Old 10-01-10, 12:39 AM   #1
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Hi guys, just noticed the otherday I am missing the filter in the hose to the map sensor, is this filter absolutely necessary ? and are they even available at mazda any more ?

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Old 10-04-10, 08:03 PM   #2
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I would think it is better to have one than not. Call Ray Crowe: 888 533 3400
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Old 10-05-10, 08:58 AM   #3
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The filter also acts as an "attenuator," i.e., it dampens the pulses in manifold pressure so that the MAP sensor reads more accurately and won't fatigue out from the vibrations. So, IMO, it should be there.
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I'm also sure you can get one used for next to nothing.

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