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Re: increasing idle

Thanks, I didn't even know this switch existed. The things that I've had the
mechanic look at is the idle stabilization system.


Dave Head wrote:

> At 07:49 PM 1/3/98 -0500, you wrote:
> >We have a 87 5000tq that over the past two years has been gradually
> >increasing its idle speed.
> Sounds like the old 'decel valve' microswitch to me...  Its the black box on
> the side of yer throttle body - glued shut, has 2 bolts holding it on and a
> wire connector on the side. If yer handy with a soldering iron and a knife -
> 3.00 to repair. If not - about 60.00 discounted...
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