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1997 Toyota Avalon Question: Why does my idle up and hesitates ?

 

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streety14, 3.0L V6, Lexington, KY, March 04, 2014, 05:04
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When you start the car, it idles very high at 2,2 rpm. When you take off it hesitates. Why does this happens?

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    pushrod March 04, 2014, 05:56
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    Light in dash on! Scan test needed to ckeck throttle position sensor!!

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13428 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 04, 2014, 06:28
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    poss vac leak at intake manifold?

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    Mobile Tek March 04, 2014, 07:14
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    I agree check intake manifold for leak. Let car idle then spray carb cleaner where intake meets cylinder head and around any vacuum hoses if idle changes you found leak.

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