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94 acura legend idles fast and slow when initally starting

The idle is fast and slow, fast and slow when I first start the car. It happened after I needed to jump the battery. Is it possible the battery is not fully charged and this is causing the problem?

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The butterfly valve inside your throttle body may be loose causing your idle problem. have it inspected to see if it is.

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