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Old 11-29-2012, 11:43 PM   #3
my_beautious_ZX3
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Hi and welcome to the forum.

Your warm engine stall is a common failure mode for older Focii - search the forum using keywords like stall, IAC valve and collapsed PCV tube.

If it's your IAC valve, then here's a long thread with suggestions for when you get ready to do the job:

http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=262990

good luck!
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