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Old 01-30-2011, 06:47 PM
olblue88 olblue88 is offline
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Default how to clean throttle body on 2.9

well maybe i need to clean the throttle body on my ranger to fix the idle? its idle fluxuates at a stand still. it dont act up all the time. last week it ran perfect all week, i replaced the IAC and it made it a lil better but still does it. seems to be worse when its warm. any ideas
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Old 01-31-2011, 07:03 AM
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Default Re: how to clean throttle body on 2.9

Yes, build up behind the throttle plate will cause restriction, and will make it harder for the computer to maintain idle speed.
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