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Very rough idling on 1998 eagle talon

I just recently bought this car.She has less then 95,000 miles on her 2.0 non turbo.She ran absolutely perfect till the idler/tensioner pulley froze up or "walled out". Had her towed to place i bought her from they replaced "both" pulleys and she's been rough idling ever since. Scan tools showed misfire on cylinder 1 bank 1. Took her to shop to have a compression test done on her to make sure i hadn't bent a valve. Nope she has good compression. We decided to replace all 4 fuel injectors AFTER we replaced the coil pack, all 4 plugs, and wires. She ran fine just like she used to till engine light came back on an she was right back at it. We don't know if it's a camshaft/crankshaft sensor those both deal w/ pcm an cylinder 1 or if its tha pcm just needing re-set or sumthin' electrical.

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  • brianmichals Apr 02, 2009

    my 95 eagle talon revs up wont idle for some resin

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    U really need to have a dealer do a main stream data diagnosis to see what is going on, if u have cleared the PCM mem then the codes still return there is a problem in that circuit, but remember no necessarily the sensor is the issue, it can be the wiring the connector the PCM anything in the circuit.



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