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Idles to fast

My ford ranger idles to fast and will not idle down

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  • Steve Procter Dec 26, 2008

    i have a 1988 ford ranger and it will not idle down past 2000 rpm ive turned the idle screw out and it didnt help

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I would look for a vacuum leak. If you stand outside the car with the hood open while the car is running you might be able to hear which vacuum hose is leaking. Considering the age of that car I would have a very good look at any vacuum hose or the hose going to the power brake booster (if the truck has power brakes)

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