Idling problem

Tiny
GEOSON
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  • 1983 LINCOLN CONTINENTAL
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1983 lincoln continental starts but won't idle(dies)
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Saturday, August 13th, 2011 AT 12:09 AM

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Tiny
RASMATAZ
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Clean out the idle air control valve and EGR valve and see what happens
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Saturday, August 13th, 2011 AT 12:28 AM
Tiny
CJ MEDEVAC
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PROBABLY A CARB?

IF IT WAS RUNNING FINE

THEN THIS ISSUE,

CHOKE STUCK CLOSED?

LOOK FOR VACUUM LEAKS---CHECK EGR TOO!

CARB SCREWS/NUTS/BOLT/ LOOSE

ANY RECENT HISTORY?

HAVE YOU BEEN FIDDLIN' WITH ADJUSTMENTS?

THE MEDIC
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Saturday, August 13th, 2011 AT 4:47 AM
Tiny
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Throttle body fuel injection. Was running fine and then just started dying when idling?
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Saturday, August 13th, 2011 AT 6:06 PM

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