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1993 tempo 2.3L...it makes a rattling noise at idle..went to a mechanic that fixed the harmonic wheel 1 1/2 years ago and he said it went out again, that the balancer on tempos always go out..is that true?? also when i put my finger on the pvc valve..it stops..i replaced it..same problem

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Pcv valve should do that: that stops the ventilation)(when you put your finger on it), so the car dies.<p>
the balancers don't always go out; but with a weak cranshaft they will. I'd let someone else check your engine you trust.

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