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Do you mean that it doesn't idle when you slow down and stop
put the hand brake on and take your foot off the brake and it is idles ok , replace the faulty vacuum operated brake booster
Posted on Apr 26, 2017
Idle air control valve/sensor.
Posted on Apr 26, 2017
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 2004 Ford Ranger Low Idle
I figured out what was going on. supposedly on ford rangers the Idle Air Control Valve (IAC Valve) goes bad. i got a trouble code looked it up and sure enough it is the IAC Valve. Under 100 bucks for the part
Posted on Jul 13, 2008
THis has happened to me in the past. My fix was to clean the throttle body. The problem began after my battery died. The computer was defaulted back to its original settings after replacing the battery. Once I cleaned the throttle body, everything was fine. This happened at about 85,000 miles.
Posted on Mar 13, 2009
It's the air measuring tube that will be clogged probabily.
In the air intake, you'll find an air measuring valve ( older models ) or a hot wire system ( newer models ).
See if the valve can move smoothly, and/or if the measuring wire is totally clean! CAUTION, those parts are very fragile!
The idle regulation valve can also be faulty or clogged ( or its tubing ). This specially on older engines were some oil is consumed...
Posted on Aug 22, 2009
SOURCE: I have a 2005 ford taurus, (automatic with 17?,000 miles) every time it is in park or I slow down to a stop, the idle drops down almost to Zero then goes up to 1/2 then back down to zero, and stalls m
Possible idle air control motor failing/sticking.
Posted on Feb 23, 2014
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