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Timing belt single cam eng.

My problem is i put a new timing belt new water pump on checked my timing marks over and over again the car starts but idles funny i changed spark plugs but it sounds like i have a vacuum leak i was wondering if this car have a pvc valve or what else can i trouble shoot

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    replaced the sensor, no change. no vacuum leaks, checked with starting fluid and with water, new plugs, air cleaner,PVC valve. could I have a bad PCM??? car runs fine

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You can try spraying some WD40 around all the vacume lines while its running and see if there is any differance in the way it sounds or runs, if there is a vacume leak thats a way to find it. if there is a PCV valve it would be in the valve cover.

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Have you disabled the computer control for the timing advance when you set the ignition timing. if so check for loose vacumn lines

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