My car will not idle when coming to a stop

Tiny
ANONYMOUS
  • 2005 CHEVROLET COBALT
  • 90,000 MILES

My car will not idle when coming to a stop. It runs fine and starts every time. However the lights dim when it dies. I have replaced the starter, alternator and battery.

Friday, November 30th, 2012 AT 7:35 AM

1 Reply

Tiny
HMAC300
  • EXPERT
  • 45,785 POSTS

Try cleaning the throttle plate with choke cleaner on both sides first they get gummy. Then clean your battery terminals.

Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Friday, November 30th, 2012 AT 3:10 PM

Please login or register to post a reply.

Other Engine Idle Low Questions