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2000 Ford Escort ZX2 hot, idles ruff and sounds like a vacuum leak

My escort won't idle properly. In 1st, 2nd, and 3rd gear it will idle at 3000 rpm's. It sounds like a vacuum leak but someone said it may be a throttle position sensor. Where is this sensor and is this the problem?

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Check your IAC,, Idle Air Control solenoid. It is attached to the throttle body and controls the air flow at idle by bleeding air into the throttle body.

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