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My rpms jump and then my car stalls.

My car has had a problem of quitting on me when I am at a red light or stop sign. It will restart, but then happens over and over. I had this problem fixed once, but it returned yesterday. It seems to hapen when it is hot out, rather than cold. I live in SF, which is usually pretty mild, but I am in LA and it is in the 90/100s. The car was looked at by a nissan dealer in the spring - the las time I got it fixed. I can't remember the technical terms. Have you heard of this before?

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Check your Idle control valve

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