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Old 10-04-2011, 10:37 AM
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Default Who ya gonna call on Saturday? > Airflow Performance

Don Rivera, owner of Airflow Performance Inc., answered his company phone last Saturday and quickly identified a fuel delivery problem we were having. The problem... a stuck plunger in the flow divider that allowed the engine to run fine up to 1700 but spit and sputter when given full throttle.

So, if you're considering a new fuel injection system or just need repairs, you should also consider who ya gonna call on a weekend if you need assistance. Just saying... In my books, Don is the man!
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Old 10-04-2011, 11:24 AM
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His products and customer service is the best in the business, and he is an all around great aviator also!
RV-7 : In the hangar
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Old 10-04-2011, 11:40 AM
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I have called him a couple of times (no problem with the system) and received ample information and great service.

Many thanks
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Old 10-04-2011, 12:39 PM
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There's none better in the business than Don, his wife and crew at Airflow Performance.

Another satisfied customer.
Mannan J.Thomason, MSGT. USAF (RET)
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Old 10-04-2011, 01:41 PM
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Default Me too!

I won't talk about all the help Don has given me, only because it has been so above and beyond the call of a vendor's duty that I'm afraid everyone else will bug him for the same favors. But you can count me as a die-hard Airflow Performance fan.

-- Dwight
Dwight Frye - Raleigh/Cary NC
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Old 10-09-2011, 03:20 PM
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Default The best service and support!

Yes, this is right. We had never had a problem. But to get the most mileage out of the fuel, he gave us always a hint.

He offers this fine tuning for his injection system. It pays for itself and you will have a very smooth and economic running engine

Now we are running on 6 GAl/hour with a TAS of 150 kts in 6000ft on car gas.

Thanks Don for your support.

Detlef Heun
RV-7 N577DL 680 hours on Car Gas, sold
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