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2002 Olds Alero 2.2L engine, car is 43ving between 4-5 rpms when idling. tried turning off and on to reset, didn't work. ideas?,

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  • dmk0328 Oct 13, 2010

    4000 - 5000 check throttle cable and throttle plate?

  • dmk0328 Oct 13, 2010

    4000 - 5000, check throttle cable? and throttle plate?

  • dmk0328 Oct 13, 2010

    Thanks !!! I will give that a try.

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4-5 hundred or 1000 ? idling really low try cleaning throttle plate and iac valve. really high you have something sticking check cable and throttle plate to see if it is opened up

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    TripleTauto Oct 13, 2010

    yes if it is that high it is hanging up. possible cruise control cable also. visually inspect cables at throttle plate and see if they are routed as should be. try taking them off and see how idles.

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