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83 honda accord idles very high when warming up then settles.

I turn on the car and my engine is at 4000 rpm and ready to jump out of the mounts.  In 5 min settles but still to high 1500 rpm.  How and what do I adjust?

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With other cars that I've had the same problem the distributor (counter clockwise, if memory serves), but those were all standard mount (rear wheel drive) cars. I'm about to go out to do the same thing in a few minutes on my girlfriends 83 Accord. Use caution! Then engine MUST be running and the adjustment MUST be SMALL!!

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