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Re: 90' V8 Idle and Brake Question
> .....cold startup the idle seems to go from 1100 to about 300rpm until
> I blip the throttle a few times and clean it out.
Clean out your Idle Control Valve.
> Also the brake light at startup tends to stay on for about 15 seconds
> and then after getting under way it goes out. The brake light comes on
> when applying heavy pedal at a stop light and then goes out after motoring
> away. It's not all the time but 2 out of 10 stoplights.
This smells of classic Brake "Bomb" failure. AKA Brake Pressure Accumulator.
If you need help to locate the stuff give me a buzz.
89 100 Avant
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