What can cause it to idle high?

Tiny
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What can cause it to idle high?

Saturday, December 15th, 2012 AT 9:39 PM

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Tiny
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Check for vacuum leaks and check the idle air control valve (IAC)

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Saturday, December 15th, 2012 AT 9:46 PM
Tiny
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Usually a vacuum leak. Check for loose, broken, or cracked hoses. Try pinching off the large main vacuum hoses. If the idle speed slows down, pinch off or unplug and block the smaller branch hoses until you narrow it down.

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