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2004 ford f-150 idle air control

I need to know where the idle air control unit is on my 2004 Ford F-150.I have the part to replace the bad one but can't find it.Thanks for your help.

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  • Robert Young
    Robert Young Aug 30, 2008

    truck cuts out at cruise or coasting or stalls at idle. does not cut out under aceleration. Replaced fuel filter. Replaced rotor cap rotor button & wires 2,500 miles ago.

  • dmckinnon Apr 22, 2009

    I have an 04 F-150 with basically the same problem. I replaced the TPS and it didn't fix the problem. Still goes dead at idle. Runs great under power but won't idle. Just replaced the throttle body today. Same problem. Making me crazy. HELP???

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I intend to clean my iac, same symptoms and a good friend of the family who is a reputable mechanic says no need to replace jus clean out the carbon build up with some throttle body cleaner.

Posted on Dec 06, 2010

OK! my truck showed same symtoms! Had the trouble code read at local parts house,code came up as idle air valve ( made sense, goes dead at idle, ok) ordered part, picked up part( $100). Opened hood ,THIS PART DOES NOT EXIST ON MY ENGINE! looked everwhere. Go talk to the boys at my parts store ( we all know each other and they take pride in their work) I told them my delima , they offer blank stares ( I am driving my daughters car so they cant look for themselves). Back to the shop to ponder, hummmmmm. For some reason I decide to inspect the Throttle Position Sensor ( TPS ) dont see a problem, but hey, how can you tell now days, went to get a new one. The guys plug part in database, get #, Get part, wrong Part. mine is different. mine has FOUR PINS theres has THREE. We check these same parts for a 2005 F 150 ( guys are good ) turns out there is NO idle air valve on the 05 and the TPS has four pins not three, bought the 05 TPS( witch matched mine) installed, truck back to normal. For some reason my 2004 truck has a 2005 engine! HOW BOUT THAT!!!!

Posted on Aug 02, 2008

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    scrosby29 Apr 01, 2012

    I read this post today. I had the same exact issue. I have the 2004 F150 XLT Triton 4.6. They gave me the code for the IAC. I bought the part and then could not find it. I took off the throttle body and cleaned it. took the TPS up to the store. My part matched the 2005 5.4 motor. It works great now.

  • leobardodlc
    leobardodlc Feb 26, 2013

    i have a ford f150 2005 i have check engine light on and is a IDLE AIR CONTROL so u r saying can b a TPS issue all need to replace a tps and my truck back to normal?

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