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2001 Honda Civic Question: low idle



richard.mayhew, 1.7L 4 Cylinder, Mira Loma, CA, April 13, 2011, 15:41

where is the idle adjustment screw located at on a 2001 honda civic lx coupe. It idles from 2-500rpm. thank you

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    April 13, 2011, 18:17

    You have another problem. Don't touch the throttle stop screw, it's set at the factory and must not be adjusted, it's not an idle speed control. There's a procedure for setting it if it's been tampered with.
    I recommend finding a Honda expert to help you.
    If you want to find a specialist, here's a directory link for you:

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    richard.mayhew, April 13, 2011, 20:59

    thank you- very helpful

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