WARMED UP IT IDLES REAL LOW

2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor

Tiny

MASTERKINSEY

March, 13, 2012 AT 6:11 PM

04 MITSUBISHI ENDEAVOR IDLES AROUND 1000 WHEN COLD AND WHEN WARMED UP IT IDLES REAL LOW AND WANTS TO DIE. ANY ANSWERS? IT SEEMS TO RUN FINE WHEN DRIVING IT, BUT WHEN I COME TO STOP AT A STOPLIGHT, IT IDLES REAL LOW AND SOMETIMES DIES.

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Tiny

DrCranknWrench

March, 13, 2012 AT 6:48 PM

It is most likely the Idle Air Control Valve, IACV, which is located on the intake manifold near the throttle body. I am giving you a diagnsotic walk through for your situation. Just follow the link below;

http://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-surges

Could be a vacuum leak as well

http://www.2carpros.com/articles/how-to-use-an-engine-vacuum-gauge

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