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CHEVY CAR WON'T IDLE ANYMORE

2003 Chevrolet Venture

Engine Performance problem
2003 Chevy Venture 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 75000 miles

I recently replaced my idle air control valve. When I replaced it, I cycled the engine on for 10 seconds and off for 10 seconds and then started the car. No problems. Recently I pulled the ECM fuse for 30 seconds to reset the engine codes - I plugged it back in and now the car will not idle. The engine turns over but then immediately dies. If I hold the accelerator in while starting it runs fine, but as soon as I remove my foot from the accelerator the car dies. What did I do wrong?
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Kernel_u
April 30, 2009.




The computer has to go thru a relearning process due to the computer lose its memory by removing power to it

Rasmataz
Apr 30, 2009.
Got it, takes a few minutes for the computer to 'reboot' - thanks. Whew, never did that before : -)

Tiny
Kernel_u
Apr 30, 2009.
You learn something everyday
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Rasmataz
Apr 30, 2009.

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