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89 bronco stalling

When I come to a stop while driving my Bronco it will stall out but will start back up with no problem. While driving the idle races and the car either bogs down or takes off on its own. When in park the idle races and drops, races/drops, etc. Its seems to me like it is getting too much fuel and than not enough fuel. Since it is an 89 I can not bring it to autozone to get any codes. Does anyone know what the problem could possibly be.

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Sounds like you have a vacuum leak somewhere??

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