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When you slow down to stop .the car will idle to low or die.

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First replace fuel filter and check the air filter. next if it still does it you need to clean the throttle plate using a tooth brush and top engine cleaner, you also need to teat fuel rail pressuer, if this does not fix the problem then the idle set screw needs to be adjusted. Also if you own a timing light check to see if the timing mark is jumping around, these cars tend to lose the distributor drive pin, it's a easy fix but wanted to make you aware of it. Do not adjust the idle valve till you know that that catalytic converter is ok.

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