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Old 09-08-2011, 02:37 PM   #1
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Now my car will not idle down it tries to then it goes right back up. Would this be tps?
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Throwing any codes on check engine? I would assume idle control valve is clogged or faulty. Could remove and clean. But this is all speculation. On a side note the coolant sensor is tied in through the computer to the idle circuit. After about 15-20 seconds the computer reads the temp sensor to trigger the kickdown circuit. Just some thoughts, sorry no immediate remedy.
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Old 09-09-2011, 03:43 PM   #3
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If the engine runs fine while in gear you my friend have a bad iac, but if you also have idle/ cruise problems it's going to ne something else.
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Re: New problem

If you don't already have one get a Chiltons or Haynes manual and follow the procedure for setting the idle and TPS.
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