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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-27-03, 07:24 AM Thread Starter
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Stalling and bad idle

Tonight while bringin a mate home comin to the lights, braked the car stalled. been idle $##Q for ages now. high then low rpm. EA mpfi 5spd

ps: gotta love the howling airbox ppls startin to notice.

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-27-03, 08:35 AM
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Had the same problem with my EA 3.9 turned out to be leaky valve. Suggest a compression test. Shop around for prices on having your head serviced. I had mine done for $205 which included 6 water port holes having to be rewelded.
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