Mechanics

ROUGH IDLE AND STALL

2000 Ford Focus • 2.0L FWD Automatic • 115,000 miles

I have a 2000 Ford Focus LX and it idles rough and every time I stop at stop lights it stalls. I have changed the spark plugs, wires, oil, and altenator. I dont know what the problem is.
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TFnJR0909
February 14, 2014.




EVER HEAR OF AN "IAC"?

READ THIS LINK.......A LOT OF GOOD INFO IN HERE

THIS INCLUDES HOW EZ THIS MIGHT BE FOR YOU

http://www.2carpros.com/questions/2005-ford-escape-every-day-crank-suv-high-idle-usually-after-30-minutes

THIS MAY NOT BE YOUR ISSUE, BUT CLEANING IT WILL COST YOU LITTLE $$$ AND TIME

I LOOKED UP YOURS AT ADVANCE AUTO PARTS ONLINE, IT LOOKS VERY MUCH LIKE MINE

LET US KNOW HOW IT GOES

THE MEDIC

CJ MEDEVAC
Feb 14, 2014.
These engines have a lot of issues with vacuum leaks, listen for a sucking of whistling type sound with the engine idleing. Check the pcv hose which is in the front of the motor and runs down close to the exhaust manifold. Also check the hose on the back side below the throttle body, look for cracks, holes, or the hoses being sucked shut or collapseing.
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Homer1967
Feb 15, 2014.

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