Higher Than Normal Engine Idle on Ford Ranger

The engine may have a higher that normal idle at times. After cold start with an automatic transmission and when the clutch is depressed with a manual transmission. Our technicians tell us updated powertrain control module (PCM) software is available to address this concern.

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Average mileage: 92,811 (85,000–97,433)
Engine affected: 2.3L 4 Cylinder
6 model years affected: 1990, 1996, 2007, 2008, more2009, 2010
10 people reported this problem
4 people shared problem details
2010 Ford Ranger- 2.3L 4 Cylinder96,000
high idle speed at times when clutch is depressed.
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1990 Ford Ranger- 2.3L 4 Cylinder
have replaced computer aic maf or map whichever tps switch checked hoses ,just about everything i can think of. Idles at about 2100 rpm and now its started sputtering when so called idling. mash the gas and it goes just fine. but will not idle properly. any suggestion would be worth a million and a half.
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2009 Ford Ranger- 2.3L 4 Cylinder97,433
Revs high on start up and contines when idling. Has not been fixed
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2007 Ford Ranger- 2.3L 4 Cylinder85,000
I was not able to repair. New throttle body.
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