Chevrolet
Tahoe
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Stalling or Low Engine Idle Speed Due to Dirty Throttle Body on Chevrolet Tahoe

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal idle and possible stalling condition. Performing a throttle body service will commonly correct this concern.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 138,397 (83,000–230,000)
Engine affected: 5.7L V8
8 model years affected: 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
18 people reported this problem
Comments
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It dies or says engine power reduced then dies on me. What do I do?!??
on my Tahoe 03 throttle body is dirty do you have to take it off and spray it with carburetor fluid to make it run right.
Had this problem with 01 tahoe...cleaned the Throttle Body..worked like charm. Wondering, though, how often this should be done to prevent problem from reoccuring.
Engine running rough - - sounded as if it was going to stall out. Took to dealership and they cleaned the throttle body.
LOW ENGINE SPEED AND STALLING