Question about 1997 Toyota Corolla
When i first turn it on it stays revd up sometimes it will idle down after about 30 min. driving. but most of the time it stays idled up. the check engine light has not come on. help
I fixed the problem it will never happen again to me. I TOOK IT TO THE JUNK YARD AND GOT A 2008 NISSAN ALTIMA.
Posted on Jul 26, 2008
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