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1995 ford escort idle problem

I have a 1995 ford escort with only 130 000 km the car is in pretty good shape except for the idle of the car , when you first start it it runs high at a fast idle and than goes low again when driving it seems to want to stall out unless you keep the foot on the peddle and hints on this problem idles so low at traffic lights you have to give it gas

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  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    I drive a 2008 ford ikon 1.6 trend the car starts but doesn't idle and when it idles the rev counter is not working ans all the warning lights is on

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    I drive a 2008 ford ikon 1.6 trend the car starts but doesn't idle and when it idles the rev counter is not working ans all the warning lights is on

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    I have a 1995 ford escort that wants to die at idle after it gets warmed up.

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    my 2000 Honda civic is idling up and down when parked or at a traffic light but when you step on the gas it has plenty of power

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The IAC valve is usually the problem with the 1.9 Escorts ,causing a very poor engine idle at a stop. It is located on the side of the throttle body .

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