Mechanics

STALLING

1999 Honda Accord

Engine Performance problem
1999 Honda Accord 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 150000 miles

car starts fine but wont idle if I give it gas it stays running but if I dint it stalls out everytime, he already have the ignition switch recall dont. What could this be?
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Ramair133
October 14, 2008.



Hello,

This sounds like the idle air control valve is faulty, the valve opens and closes to allow air past the throttle plate which regulates the idle speed, you can try cleaning it but at 150,000 miles it probably needs to be changed, good luck hope this helps.

Jon

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Banshee05
Oct 15, 2008.


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