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glarge 02-03-2013 10:24 AM

zx3 dying between gears
Im havin a problem wit my zx3 dyng between gear. it acts likae a valcum leak but ive checked all the lines and nothin it also hd a egr code but its good I need another place to start

my_beautious_ZX3 02-03-2013 12:21 PM

Hi and welcome to the forum.

The stalling issue is a common topic on this forum; likely culprits are a cracked PCV hose or dirty/failed IAC valve. If you type those terms into the search box, you'll find more than enuf info.

Squareleft 02-03-2013 03:17 PM

i had the same issue mostly when coming to a stop. the car would die. i had another focus that came into our honda shop and it had the same issue, died while shifting or rolling to a stop. replaced that iac and the car drove nicely. the iac valve underneath your intake manifold is most likely your culprit. not that expensive of a part.

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