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Suv will not idle after the batterie was changed

My battery was old and needed to be changed. After it was changed and the car was started it would not idle unless the engine was getting gas. HELP






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  • Mark Egan May 11, 2010

    Is the alternator charging?

    Are you certain that the terminals on the battery match the terminals on the car? If backwards, you could cause serious damage to the car and yourself.


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All you have to do is sit in it and hold the gas down a bit fro an hour and it will manually reset the idle and the battery, then you need to reset th radio with its code...i know this is the correct answer bc this has happend many times to my husband

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Need to check all vaccum lines and also to see if something got unplug while the battery was be installed.

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