The car dos not idel stable the rev counter goes.

Tiny
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  • 2006 VOLKSWAGEN TDI
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The car dos not idel stable the rev counter goes up and down then the motor goes dead

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 AT 1:24 PM

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

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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 AT 1:32 PM
Tiny
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On a TDi? I thought Idle was determined by the amount of fuel injected?

Thomas

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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 AT 3:30 PM

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