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Re: Air cleaner

Post by abscate » Thu Mar 17, 2016 9:49 am

Marty27 wrote:I found it. Overlooked a wiring connector on reassembly. I feel stupid.
You should, you are the first one to do this on this entire Forum,....on St Patricks Day 2016

Can you share what lost connection causes high idle?
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Re: Air cleaner

Post by Marty27 » Thu Mar 17, 2016 1:18 pm

Soleniod looking thing on the right side, in front of and below the throttle body.

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Re: Air cleaner

Post by misha » Thu Mar 17, 2016 1:56 pm

What solenoid?
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Re: Air cleaner

Post by abscate » Thu Mar 17, 2016 2:04 pm

Sounds like idle air control valve. I'm brilliant. This might affect idle.
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Re: Air cleaner

Post by Marty27 » Thu Mar 17, 2016 2:07 pm

This thing. My mistake, in front of and above the throttle body.
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Re: Air cleaner

Post by dosbricks » Thu Mar 17, 2016 6:29 pm

abscate wrote:Sounds like idle air control valve. I'm brilliant. This might affect idle.
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Re: Air cleaner

Post by Marty27 » Thu Mar 17, 2016 7:11 pm

I don't think I'm doing too bad so far. Considering this car was given to me with a trashed engine. Never worked on a Volvo before, but I have personally replaced the engine and now driving it all over the place.

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