CAR TURNS OFF WHEN PUT IN DRIVE

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1989 MERCEDES BENZ 300SE
  • 200,000 MILES

Car turns off when put in drive.

Saturday, December 29th, 2012 AT 11:57 PM

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  • Tiny
  • DrCranknWrench
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The Idle Air control Valve IACV is probably bad. It is on the intake manifold near the throttle body. It controls idle when engine is cold and under load. Ylou may also need to cleana the ports it opens and closes.

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Sunday, December 30th, 2012 AT 12:32 AM

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