low idle


Old 11-06-05, 06:26 AM
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low idle

Car runs great, except when sitting in idle mode, the drops down, but never dies. any suggestions would be helpful. Thanks, Jpezz
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Old 11-06-05, 08:06 AM
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You probably need to clean the throttle body bore. Over time, deposits form on the bore adjacent to the butterfly valve, choking off the flow of air. Some solvent and a toothbrush should take care of the problem. Also clean the idle air control motor while you're there.

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