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Have a 2004 chevy malibu classic 2.2 engine. had on computer today, showed there was a problem with the idle control system. where is this located?

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Commonly called the IAC Motor(Idle Air Control Motor) generally mounted into the intake manifold, they often go bad after they clog up with carbon creating the pentil to stop traveling in and out which allows the fuel mixtures to go between lean and rich depending upon many enine condition factors one being hot or cold engine coolant acceleration(wide open throttle) etc.
converge on your local parts house hopefully you have an Auto Zone Store or similiar locally, they will give you advise on where the part is located, if its stocked and how much it costs and also if it is a dealer item or not. Hopefully this helps you.

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