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1998 Rodeo TF Series 2WD 5-speed manual

I have a 1998 TF series Holden Rodeo which, when idling, revs very high and then very low. The high revs get progressively higher with each cycle and the low revs get progressively lower until the engine stalls. Revs can be held at a constant 1200rpm by applying a little constant accelerator. When stopping the engine has a tendency to stall. The problem is not noticeable when the engine is cold and gets progressively worse as it warms up.

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Check throttle positioning sensor or mass air flow (maf) sensor

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Or turn the air con off this will also help but not fix

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Vacuum leak......bad tps.......bad mass airflow meter system........any of those are suspect...... also check for bad ground at battery to be sure all is not computer freak out from bad readings ...good luck

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Hi Jim I see someone else has requested more information i am unable to find your reply. When does it rev high and low? if it is when the vehicle is stationary ie stoped at lights at idle. Bare with me i had one with the same fault, it took a while to sus it out simply because of what was causing the fault and would not have found it without connecting Tech2 (diagnostic tool) this gave me the information required to locate the fault. now it may not be the fault but it may be worth checking A shot in the dark !! Check the power steering switch from memory left side (passenger side) down low of engine just able to be accessed. check for a high resistance ie poor connection /dirty connection / pinched or damaged wire. If this does not work would advise Holden dealer a Diagnostic scan should be carried out. Good luck

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