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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 05-01-2009, 01:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hello havent been on here in a while cause the car was running good....well now im having a idle issue. sometime when i pull up to a stop sign or just stop the car idles just above a 0 and tries to die....does anyone know whats going on....i have changed oil and spark plugs...please help
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Have you checked your ICV? Maybe yank it out and give it a good clean.
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Also, you may wanna check the plastic intake runner parts for cracks. This caused a similar issue with my E30.
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I had the same issue with my 86 325es, check your intake bellow for cracks, it could be a vacuum leak.
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^ my vote is vaccum leak or ICV is dirty
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ok i looked at the hose and nothing was wrong...so where is this icv part?
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