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2002 toyota avalon idle

Occasionally, every two or three months when the car is started,it will not idle unless you hold down the accelerator for about 30 seconds at 2000 rpm. After this the car runs fine. This has happened four times over the last 6 months. What do you think the problem is?

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Sounds like you idle air control valve is going bad. They start acting up on a hot engine due to sticking or high resistance through its internal windings. It will get to the point where the engine will stall every time you take your foot off the gas.
I suggest getting it replaced and the throttle body cleaned at the same time since it will need to be removed to replace the IAC.

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SOURCE: 2002 Jeep Liberty 2WD 377l v6 won't idle when first started up.

it doesn't have to do with the battery. I just had this same problem. Clean the carbon out of the IAC and test to see if this solves the problem. Should it not, the next step is to replace the Throttle Position Sensor. This is a common problem with this model of jeep. The can of cleaner and the sensor only cost 45 bucks, and about an hour total to do.

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