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I have a 96 explorer that needs a tune up and regular maintence very bad, but my question is that is idels normal at 1000 rpm, then goes low to 500 rpm, then straight back up. it is a constant up and down thing like every half a second, and sometimes it idels so low it dies.

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The tune up may fix the problem. If it doesnt it may be the throttle position sensor. Tune it up run some good fuel injection cleaner thru it. If it still does it, drive it to autozone, or advanced auto or whatever place you have near you that is like them, and they can hook a code scanner up to it for free. And we will go from there.

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