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Old 03-08-2007, 04:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys, its been a while, my car keeps idleing at 2000 rpms. it will randomly jump higher and then idle down to where its suppose to be. if i crank my wheels all the way one direction and kinda work the power stearing it seems to rob enough power to idle it back down to where its suppose to be. have any of you had this problume befor?and then somtimes it idles to low so it wants to die. its a confusing problume. if you get a chance drop my a reply. thanks alot! -BOB318-
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check your ICV, maybe dirty or sticking.

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defintely sounds like the ICV
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