Mechanics

WHY DOES MY CAR IDLE REALLY HIGH? WHEN I PULL THE MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR THE IDLE DROPS TOO LOW BUT DOESN'T DIE??

1994 Ford Thunderbird • 130,000 miles

My thunderbird used to have a high idle untill I pulled the mass airflow sensor and now that it's been sitting the battery died and I charged it but now the cars gadges and lights flicker and the car won't start anymore. Should I buy a new idle control valve and a battery or something else. Where can I get the computer scanned?
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Biker dude
July 21, 2012.




The items you mentioned are definately possibilities. I am giving you a walk through diagnostic for your situation. You can get any Advance Auto or Auto Zone to pull the codes.
Just use the link below;

http://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-stalls

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KHLow2008
Jul 21, 2012.

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