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The idle goes high and low

I have a 1999 mazda protege 1.6L 4 cylinder 5 speed well when i put it in nuetral the idle goes high and low and when i push in the clutch the idle goes down

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  • rjhtuner May 13, 2009


    1. NO THE

  • rjhtuner May 13, 2009

    IT ACCELERATES FINE

  • rjhtuner May 14, 2009

    WHAT DOES TSB MEAN??

  • dustang25 May 11, 2010

    is the check eng. light on? i ran into one a few months ago similar prob. but it will set check eng light if this is the case.

  • robey420508 May 11, 2010

    what happens when it is in gear does it accelerate correctly? I'm thinking weak fuel pump

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There was a tsb on those for the neutral switch. it can cause all sorts of funky problems. usually you get a check eng. light with egr code and imrc code. can cause erattic idle, stalling, and alot of confusion. it is located behind a bracket under the transmission. you can check continuity wile putting the shifter in and out of gear. also there in a tsb on the clutch pedal switch that can do the same thing. you can look under the dash and make sure that the rubber stopper is completely engaging an diengaging the switch, and you can check continuity there as well. hope this helps you... dustang

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  • dustang25 May 14, 2009

    sorry tsb stand for technical service bulletin. it is basically a common problem that isn't severe enough to be a recall.

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