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Old 05-23-2007, 04:13 PM   #1
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video of my sucky idle

just thought i would show ya a video. i tried to look at the fuel trim today but all it said is that it wasnt in closed loop. the tb was leaking so i made a new gasket for it and used silicone on it and it doesnt leak any more. and i dont have any other vacuum leaks. i dont understand what is wrong with my car it runs flawlessly except at idle. i replaced the o2 at first and it helped for a couple days, could it be the fact that i used a bosh instead of a motorcraft? i know you cant help a lot with out being able to see it but i was hoping you could give a suggestion or two.thanks tom
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Old 05-23-2007, 04:28 PM   #2
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Wow, thats wierd. I would ask Turbo Tom.
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Old 05-23-2007, 05:47 PM   #3
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yeah that is why i was posting it on here. wanted to know what he thought about it.
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That looks like a vacume leak maybe? TB? ECU?

And if that was black smoke that = oil
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Old 05-23-2007, 06:16 PM   #5
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no it is running below 10 - 1 on the a/f. the smoke is from the gas. it is flooding out. i have checked numerous times for vacuum leaks. i just changed the gasket on the tb. and i dont know about the ecu. so far the o2 is the only problem that i can find.
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yeah ok Def Toms department
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throttle position sensor??. my dads durango did the axact same thing but would rev to 6000 at idle and come back down. still makes me laugh
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what if you maunally put foot on gas to keep it steady does the A/F get off of PIG rich.
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Did you check the Idle Air Control valvle? That was a problem I had with my car. It cost about $60 at the dealer.
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seems like a IAC to me too.
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