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What is a good start up idle speed for a 1989 fuel injected EA82 gl ?


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#1 junkmanjason

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Posted 03 January 2014 - 02:21 AM

It's up at 2000 rpm at start up ! Is that to high ? Is there a way to turn it down a bit or is it O.K. at that speed ? Thanks for the help .



#2 apintonut

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Posted 03 January 2014 - 12:28 PM

On or off choke?
Off choke 900rpm
On the choke 1400rpm

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Posted 03 January 2014 - 12:31 PM

2000 on a very cold morning is normal.

 

Should drop within 3~5 minutes.

 

As long as it drops to below 1000 once warm



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Posted 03 January 2014 - 06:08 PM

If it's too high, just kick it down.



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Posted 03 January 2014 - 06:37 PM

Mine runs that way. Usually a quick pump on the pedal brings it down. I messed with the screw in the throttle body and it didn't make a whole lot of difference.


Edited by stratman977, 03 January 2014 - 06:39 PM.


#6 junkmanjason

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Posted 04 January 2014 - 03:21 AM

Thanks for all the help with this .I'm really glad everything is O.K. with my idle speed.






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