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1994 Toyota Camry Question: will not idle,shuts off

 

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mojoman1012, 2.2L 4 Cylinder, Newport News, VA, May 27, 2013, 08:17
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will not idle, only if i manually keep the rpm up.

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    pushrod May 27, 2013, 08:25
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    Use yo mojo! Check for a vacuum leak. Possible idle air control problem. Light on?

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    mojoman1012, May 27, 2013, 09:04
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    no light on.I have a 92 Camry with same engine, did a little comparison troubleshooting, not getting anywhere.

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    pushrod, May 27, 2013, 09:10
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    Check the big rubber air inlet tube for any cracks or loose clamps. People bend this hose to change the air filter and it will split, look it over good.

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    mojoman1012, May 27, 2013, 09:31
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    thanks. I checked that...good. Is there a idle control valve? Where is it located?

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    pushrod, May 27, 2013, 11:38
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    Yes it is called an Idle Air Control valve or IAC. Located on intake plenum, however this part is very reliable, I have never had a problem but you may have one! It is bolted to the intake with hoses hooked to it double check ALL vacuum sources for a leak, try cleaning throttle body.
    Google it, prob. something on youtube.

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