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car idling weird


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10-31-03, 01:29 PM   #1  
car idling weird

1) 1995, honda accord LX 2.2 (non-vtec)

2) The problem is the car idles around 1700-2000 rpm on startup and until i usually shift into 4th gear and then it calms down to idle at about 700 rpm.

3) just last weekend I tuned the car up- since it was about that time and i thought it might help the idle issue. here is what i replaced:
-spark plugs
-spark plug wires
-oil and filter
-air filter
-pcv

I will be changing the tranny fluid and radiator this weekend to ready it for winter.

Any ideas on the idle?

Thanks.
Charlie

 
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11-02-03, 06:21 AM   #2  
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Check for any vacuum leaks, clean your throttle body and inspect the idle air control valve for proper operation.

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