I have a 97 eclipse gst it is the turbo model. I recently changed the alternator and after a while my check engine light turned on. I checked with a shop and the checked the problem and said it was my idle air control valve.I am in the process of getting it changed. Now wenever I turn on my car and turn on my lights they start to flicker until my car is on for about 3 minutes. Then when I start to drive as I accelerate they start to flicker then when I keep it at a constant speed they stop flickering untill I take my foot off the accelerator or accelerate again. I just wanted to know if the idle air control could be the cause of the lights flickering or is it something else?
have the same problem?
Thursday, February 26th, 2009 AT 4:40 PM