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cleaned IAC ,WILL NOT STAY RUNNING


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#1 86subaru

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Posted 24 July 2005 - 01:13 PM

cleaned the IAC and now car will not stay running ? it is a 88 spfi 5sp d/r wagon,all vacuum lines hooked up ,all wires pluged in , it runs good as long as you hold the gas pedal down

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Posted 24 July 2005 - 02:20 PM

bump:banghead:

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Posted 24 July 2005 - 03:15 PM

this i what i did , the problem may have been is i used another one ,that looked good and cleaned it good , put it on and no go , sooooo i cleaned the old one and put it back on , still idles like before , but aleast i can drive it :-\the other iac was from a same year car ? either it is bad or something else

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Posted 25 July 2005 - 02:06 PM

I had to replace the gasket on mine too.

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Posted 25 July 2005 - 02:52 PM

Have you checked the intake manifold gaskets for a leak? They could be leaking coolant, air, or both, into the intake.

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Posted 25 July 2005 - 06:02 PM

no coolant leak etc.. , seems the other iac was bad , but still back to the same problem as before i started

#7 ShawnW

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Posted 25 July 2005 - 11:45 PM

Is it the wrong kind of IAC? I think you need a 3rd one and are on the right track.




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