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Starving for air

All of a sudden, it starts gasping for air. Changed the air filter, and found leafs and other debris in filter case (her car.) When it idles, it runs about 300-400 rpm, obviously low, also when gas is pushed down, it will hesitate and not acclerate as before. I was thinking plugs and wires, wires were fine, changed plugs. Now I am thinking PCV valve. Again it seems like its starving for air. Any thoughts before I get into that project?

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I have had the same problem..and these engine are supposed to b a very low idle (around) 300rpms. check your vacuum lines on the engine there is a plastic tee on the top of the motor which usually dry rots and will have a hairline crack in it and replace if needed

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