Unperformed "Idle Learn" Procedure May Cause Stalling Issue on Pontiac Firebird

A stalling issue may occur if the battery goes dead or is disconnected and the "idle learn" procedure is not performed. For more information on "relearning" the engine idle speed, please click here»

RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 240,000 (240,000–240,000)
Engine affected: 3.1L V6
3 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992
4 people reported this problem
1 person shared problem details
1991 Pontiac Firebird- 3.1L V6240,000
Stalls when stopping at a stop sign. Only occurs after the car has heated up to running temp.
Related Items:
I'm putting an '89 Formula back together. The engine runs but the idle is low and jumps from 6...
Body: A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal engine idle resulting in a stalling...
I replaced the throttle position sensor but when engine gets to reg temp. the idle drops to 4...
i am clueless on the prob rough idle.idles at about 700rpm.boggs down when accelerating. bickfi...
I've cleaned the IAC and the air intake what else could be causing the problem

Related Content