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Stalls on starting when cold

Car is an automatic,starts ok but then will cut out(engine stalls).evrything is ok when warmed up.a suggestion for this problem is an iac motor,what is this and is it easy to remedy myself or will it require a garage visit to rectify this problem and would it be expensive?thankyou.

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  • mdelnick08 Dec 02, 2008

    I have the same thing happening, only my car doesn't get better when it's warmed up. When it shuts off, the check enging, battery, and oil lights all come on. I've been told it could be the fuel filter or pump. Any ideas?

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IAC-(Idle Air Control) module has a valve that sometimes gets dirty and sticks. Taking it off and cleaning it works sometimes, otherwise replace.
Located around throttle body. Thumb through or purchase repair maual from auto store to locate precisely.

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