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Car is idling high have put a new Idle air control Value on it and also a Coil Pack. It is a 2005 Dodge Stratus

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  • kevinrm Jul 24, 2008

    my Dodge dakota is idling veery high and after i drive a few miles stays around 2500 RPM's till i shut it off and let it cool down then it goes back down to about 1000

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SOURCE: I have 2002 dodge stratus, replaced timing

sounds like plugged catalytic converter for the exhaust... have it ckd out

Posted on Aug 08, 2009

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SOURCE: 2005 sentra idling high (1500rpms)

pull the IAC out and make sure that there is nothing blocking it from the throttle body from cleaning it. while you have it out go ahead and clean the IAC. the only way that I know to check it is pull it out and leave it plugged up to the connector turn the car on but dont start and see if the probe moves in or out.

Posted on Oct 22, 2009

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SOURCE: 1996 dodge stratus high idle?

hi, the idle on a car can be changed by a couple of things... usualy the one that will cause high idle before anything else will be if there is a air leak lettting air into the intake anywhere after the airflow sensor, this is because the sensor cannot read the amount of air entering the engine so it cannot compensate... the easiest way to test this is first to lissen for hissing etc and if there is some noise you can spray a bit of 'easy start' in the general area and it will be sucked in with the air and the car will idle differently again.. be carefull with the easy start it can be dangerous with the engine running, a mechanic will usualy have a machine that senses air leaks

Posted on Feb 10, 2010

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SOURCE: 1996 dodge stratus. one of the four coils will

it sounds like a broken wire in the engine wiring loom disconect the wires from the coil pack and and check for continuity from them to the engine controll module

Posted on Apr 15, 2010

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SOURCE: 2005 dodge stratus, no heat when idling, possible

mine does the same. hit the remote start and you have to drive it to get it warm.

Posted on Dec 20, 2010

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SOURCE: I need to know where the Idle Air Valve is located

These cars came with two engines the 2.4 and the 2.7 here are both diagram to help you locate the idle air control valve, they are both locate on the side of the throltebody, good luck and hope this is helpful.johnjohn2_86.gifjohnjohn2_87.gif

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My car is idling too high it is a 2006 Dodge Stratus how do I fix it


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I need to know where the Idle Air Valve is located on my 2005 Dodge Stratus


These cars came with two engines the 2.4 and the 2.7 here are both diagram to help you locate the idle air control valve, they are both locate on the side of the throltebody, good luck and hope this is helpful.johnjohn2_86.gifjohnjohn2_87.gif

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1996 dodge stratus. one of the four coils will


it sounds like a broken wire in the engine wiring loom disconect the wires from the coil pack and and check for continuity from them to the engine controll module

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you have a throttle positon sensor located on the throttle body were your gas pedal cable is connected you can try to clean with throttle body cleaner or electronics cleaner or spend 50 bucks for a new one. ps be sure there is no vaccuum leaks

Feb 10, 2010 | 1996 Dodge Stratus

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