MERCURY CAPRI DIES WHEN I STOP AND IDLES FUNNY WHEN IN PARK, WHAT WOULD CAUSE THIS?

  • Tiny
  • DakotaCrose
  • 1985 Mercury Capri
  • 40,000 miles

Also when the vehicle is in park the idle will rise and drop till it drops so far that it does

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 AT 8:58 PM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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It sounds like you have a bad idle air control valve (if fuel injected) or a vacuum leak if your car has a carb and not fuel injection.

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