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03-22-2014 10:32 AM
ScandinavianRocketng900
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Originally Posted by gdc View Post
My ng 900 was doing this same thing , I cleaned the IAC and it eventually stopped but not right away , kinda odd but it did work
I have found that unplugging the battery helps it go faster. Just had this on the 95 9000 aero and a couple years ago on my 97 900 se. Clean it, reinstall, disconnect battery for alittle bit then reconnect and usually it works pretty good.
03-21-2014 09:02 AM
Jeffcentola yea no idle problems and my check engine light is now off
03-20-2014 10:01 PM
gdc no check engine light no codes. did it work ?
03-11-2014 10:52 PM
Jeffcentola did you have a check engine light? did it fix that?
03-11-2014 10:33 PM
gdc My ng 900 was doing this same thing , I cleaned the IAC and it eventually stopped but not right away , kinda odd but it did work
03-11-2014 10:13 PM
Jeffcentola ill try this tomorrow and see what happens
03-11-2014 09:53 PM
turbojohnny It is possible that a faulty idle air control valve can be the root cause of a check engine light

Cleaning and reinstalling would definitely be one of the cheapest and easiest routes of eliminating the possibility.
03-11-2014 07:07 PM
Jeffcentola
idle control valve

my car idles low and or high sometimes only when im coasting in neutral. come to a dead stop and itll correct itself. going to take out and clean my idle control valve. my question is though could this be triggering my check engine light? ive disconnected my battery and the check engine light will go away but in a few hours of driving itll come back.

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