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I have a 2002 Saturn SL also. I bought it

I have a 2002 Saturn SL also. I bought it spankin' new and sorry I did. It has been the biggest lemon I have ever owned. It idles around 2000 rpm and I can't get it to drop, the only way I can get the rpm to slow is when I am shifting gears. I thought maybe my accelerator was stuck one day, and to be honest it was kind of scary. What should I do?

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  • stphyanne Oct 02, 2009

    I have not taken it to a mechanic yet. It is not showing any lights on the dash that would show a problem. This car has had almost everything in it replaced once, including 4 clutches, and it only has 72,000 miles

  • stphyanne Oct 02, 2009

    Is that something I can do in my driveway with no mechanical experience? Or do I have to take it to a mechanic?

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    have you checked the intake for vaccum leaks, do u have any system trouble codes?



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Check the throttle position sensor and adjust idle control.

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