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1999 Ford Escort

Wont idle

(1999 Ford Escort)
the motor starts right up, and at higher rpm;s seems fine. But if you take your foot off the gas it dies. wont idle at all. what could this be?
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on March 01, 2015
PCV Valve *system* needs to be replaced!! System = hose and valve from Ford as the aftermarkets don't cut it!!.. Check for other deteriorated (mushy) vacuum hoses as well.... Common problem! ....... Light on?
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on March 02, 2015
nope, no light
on March 02, 2015
*YET*!!!!!
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on March 01, 2015
PCV Valve *system* needs to be replaced!! System = hose and valve from Ford as the aftermarkets don't cut it!!.. Check for other deteriorated (mushy) vacuum hoses as well.... Common problem! ....... Light on?
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on March 02, 2015
nope, no light
on March 02, 2015
*YET*!!!!!
on March 01, 2015
Time to have the car looked at and replace all the items that have been deferred.
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