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1989 325ix: driving down..road car will stall..cranks..aftermarket

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i have a 1989 325ix bmw . recently while driving down the road car will stall but then cranks right back up. i did a diagnostic test and got code 1215, air mass sensor, went out and bought an aftermarket python mass sensor, the car idled and ran worse. i did another diagnostic test and got code 1222 lambda control #1 . replaced my oxygen sensor, car runs rough when cold but alright when warm but i still have code 1222. i was told to replace my air mass sensor with a oem bosch. is he right ? if not what's still causing this 1222 code
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tim replied 8 years ago.
Customer he's correct you need to replace MAF with an OEM unit.....
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