Those screws for the MAF sensor suck. Been there done that. It made it worse because you're sucking air there as well. It's metered air. Dont rule that out until its properly secured down
Originally Posted by LaffyTaffy
Also, I did short the cigarette lighter socket shortly before the starting problems began. I think the problem is something electrical but I don't know where to look. Any ideas?
Did you pull each and every fuse under the engine bay and behind the change holder and see if any are bad? That's a good starting point.