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1993 Lincoln Mark VIII Question: Why does my car start but die at idle? It cuts off every time soon as it starts?

 

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damany112, Upper Marlboro, MD, June 08, 2013, 18:54
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Car dies at idle when i start it.. recently replaced idle air control valve for another problem but i was told that this problem may be my fiel pump but im not sure. Looking for input please!!!!

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    June 09, 2013, 06:45
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    Clean throttle body or have it cleaned. Possible vacuum leak!

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    damany112, June 09, 2013, 09:25
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    Cleaned throttle body. Other than visually inspecting my vacuum hoses is there another way to find a leak in them?

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